Clarksdale PD search for double shooting suspect

Clarksdale PD search for double shooting suspect

CLARKSDALE, MS (WMC) - The Clarksdale Police Department is searching for a 17-year-old wanted in connection with a double shooting.

Police are asking for assistance in locating Cortavis Wright, who they said has an outstanding warrant for aggravated assault in connection with the shooting.

The incident happened in the 600 block of Garfield Street. Steven Harris was shot and killed and another man was shot in the leg during the exchange.

Police said Wright will be charged as an adult in the case.

Wright is considered to be armed and dangerous.

If you have any information on where he may be, call Clarksdale PD at 662-621-8151.

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