Saturday, April 14, 2018

One Wounded in Shooting in Winston County Today

Winston County Sheriff's officers responded today to a reported shooting on Pearson Road just west of Louisville. Details are yet sketchy but the victim was a white male who was shot once just before noon today possibly in his yard. The victim was taken to Winston Medical Center and then transported to Jackson.

Various reports indicated that the suspect ran into the woods in the area after the shooting. Representatives from local law enforcement indicate that a suspect has been identified and that it is unlikely that he is still in the area and was known to the victim.

We will have more details as they become available.