Philadelphia, MS -
According to a statement sent out by Attorney Charlene Priester, there was an incident that happened today at the Exhibit Hall Head Start Center in Philadelphia, MS.
According to Priester, an offsite altercation happened that resulted with a gun being discharged and the bullet hit the building. No child or staff was injured and police were immediately called to investigate. Mississippi Action for Progress followed all safety procedures and locked down the school.
The school will be open for classes tomorrow.
Parents may contact the Center Administrator, Ms. Patty Curtis, at 601.656.4731 with any questions.
WJTV's Ross Adams will have more on this story tonight starting at 5pm.