Update on Waffle House shooting

Update on Waffle House shooting


The Vicksburg Police Department has provided the following update Tuesday:

At 12:44 a.m. Tuesday, May 26, emergency room staff at Merit Health River Region contacted 911 to report that four persons, whose ages range between 16 to 27 years of age, had arrived with gunshot wounds.

The shooting had occurred at the Waffle House, 4045 Clay St. Three of the victims were transported to the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson for treatment, and the fourth was treated and released at Merit Health River Region.

The condition of the other three victims is not known at this time.

Numerous shell casings were recovered from the parking lot of the restaurant.

The Criminal Investigation Division of the Vicksburg Police Department is investigating this incident, and further updates will be provided when available.

See the Vicksburg Daily News story on this incident.