Lee County man charged in shooting

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Charges have been filed against a Lee County man suspected in a Friday afternoon shooting.
Kenneth McGhee, 47, has been charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon after he allegedly stole a 12-gauge shotgun from his neighbor’s house and used the gun to shoot James Davis McGlaun, 48.
McGlaun was taken to North Mississippi Medical Center where Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said his non-life-threatening injuries were treated.
Johnson said more charges are expected against McGhee, who is also known as Peter Rabbit, Tuesday when he is arraigned.
The shooting took place around 4 p.m. on County Road 141 northwest of Mt. Vernon Road.