Three shot on Barnwell Street in Yazoo City

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YAZOO CITY, Miss. (WJTV) – Three people were shot on Barnwell Street in Yazoo City around 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 21.

Yazoo City police said there was one male and two females involved and all are related. One of the female victims was shot multiple times and in critical condition. The other female victim was shot in the leg.

Police have identified the male as the suspect. He was shot in the arm. All three were taken to a local hospital.

The shooting took place in two locations, according to investigators. One female ran across the street before she collapsed while the other ran a street over.

Investigators said arrest warrants will come as evidence is processed.

This is a developing story. 12 News will provide more information as details become available.

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