Suspect airlifted after deputy-involved shooting


KILN, Miss. (WJTV) – Authorities in Hancock County are investigating a deputy-involved shooting.

The shooting happened around 9:00 Monday night. Early reports indicate that only the suspect was injured.

According to the Hancock County sheriff, deputies were following up on a disturbance call in Kiln. When they approached the suspect’s home, they were shot at and returned fired.

The suspect was airlifted to the hospital. There’s no word on the suspect’s condition or identity.

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