Friday, August 23, 2019

Two Juveniles Injured in Shooting on Thursday Night

The Winston County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting around 8:30 pm last night (Thursday) at the intersection of Goss Road and Minnie Miller Road. Two juveniles, ages 12 and 13 were shot from a vehicle traveling on the roadway. Both youths are in serious condition and were transported to Jackson.

Sheriff Jason Pugh indicates that 2 adult suspects are in custody,Lakelvin Hughes and Joe White and more arrests are likely. The vehicle believed to be used in the incident is in possession of law enforcement as well as a gun that may have been used in the crime.

The possible motive for the shootings is still under investigation.

There is no update on the condition of the victims as of 10 am this morning.