Southaven police arrest man for stealing gun, firing shots - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Southaven police arrest man for stealing gun, firing shots

(Source: WMC Action News 5) (Source: WMC Action News 5)
SOUTHAVEN, MS (WMC) -

A man was arrested after running from officers near a Southaven subdivision Saturday morning.

Southaven Police Lieutenant Mark Little said officers were called about a person shooting a gun in the Dorchester Drive area. After searching officers did not find anyone.

They were later called about a person on Booneville Drive.

Little said police searched for about 30 minutes and used dogs to find the suspect after a foot chase.

The vehicle the man got out of before running was listed as stolen from Horn Lake.

The man was apprehended. Police found one vehicle that had been hit by the gunfire and said several other shots were fired in the air.

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