Itawamba County Sheriff Chris Dickinson said authorities responded to a domestic disturbance call on 32580 Highway 25 North on Wednesday afternoon and found a man with a .22-caliber gunshot wound to his neck.
The victim was transported to North Mississippi Medical Center where he was being treated Wednesday night.
Dickinson said deputies took one person of interest into custody. The names of the victim and suspect are not being released at this time.
Dickinson said the suspect, if arrested, is looking at aggravated assault charges. The incident is under investigation.