Police identify suspect in I-20 E shooting - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

Police identify suspect in I-20 E shooting

Brett Davis - Source: Pearl Police Department Brett Davis - Source: Pearl Police Department
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT

Pearl Police have identified a suspect who they say shot a man on Interstate 20 near Airport Road Wednesday afternoon.

That person is 29 year old Brett Davis of Picayune.

A warrant for attempted murder has been issued for Davis.

Around 4:30,  a man was shot while traveling I-20 east in a possible case of road rage.  

Police have not released the victim's identity, but he was transported to a local hospital.

According to Pearl Police Captain Brian McGairty,  the driver of a black Nissan Altima was shot above the eye but was able to tell police what happened.

He was traveling east on I-20 when he was shot by a passerby in another vehicle.

His Nissan came to rest in the median.

McGairty said Davis was last seen in a Gold Metallic 2001 Chevrolet Silverado Extended Cab.

It has a Chrome Toolbox with "Chevrolet" written across the back of the tailgate.

The truck has a Pearl River County License Plate Number  P-U-2 7-4-3. 

Pearl Police say Brett Davis is armed and dangerous.

If you see this vehicle or know anything about this crime, call Pearl Police.

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