Friday-night shooting in downtown Booneville injures one

By NEMS Daily Journal

BOONEVILLE – A Friday night shooting in downtown Booneville did not affect the city’s fall festival this weekend.

According to Police Chief Steve Bingham, the shooting was not fatal. One person was taken to the hospital and another was arrested and was in the Prentiss County jail Saturday.

The shooting reportedly happened in the parking lot of the water and gas department. Bingham said no other information would be released Saturday.

According to WTVA, the wounded man was airlifted to Memphis. His condition is unknown at this time.

More information on this story as it is available.