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Hattiesburg Apartments Shooting Suspect Arrested

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. - The suspect Hattiesburg Police were looking for connected to the apartment shooting from earlier this week is now behind bars.

Police say 21-year-old Dimitri Shepeard is charged with drive-by-shooting. Police say Shepeard turned himself in to authorities Wednesday night.

The incident happened Tuesday at the apartment complex called The Courtyards on Nugget Court.

One person was shot in the leg.

Police have not released a motive.

Shepeard is being held at the Forrest County Jail.

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