Former Pearl HS football player out of hospital after being shot

Former Pearl HS football player out of hospital after being shot
Will Brown

PEARL, MS (WLBT) - Good news for a former Pearl High School football player who was shot in Claiborne County in early April. Pearl’s football coach tells us Willie Brown is now out of the hospital.

Brown was released last week and he continues to recuperate at home. Next week he will start physical therapy.

Coach John Perry says Brown is in good spirits with the support of family and friends.

Brown and some others were injured in the shooting incident. Lydell Page was arrested and charged with four counts of aggravated assault.

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