Security guard injured in shooting at Vicksburg apartment complex

Overnight shooting in Vicksburg

VICKSBURG, Miss. (WLBT) - Vicksburg police are investigating a shooting that left a person injured late Friday night.

Police were called to a shooting at New Main Apartments on Alcorn Drive around 9:46 p.m.

Police said the apartment’s security guard was shot in his left leg after two suspects approached him demanding money.

A struggle ensued between the security guard and the suspects that ended in him being shot.

Police said the suspects fled with the security guard’s wallet and car keys.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Vicksburg Police Department at 601-636-2511 or Crime Stoppers at 800-355-8477 (800-355-TIPS).

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