JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WHLT) – A man was seriously injured due to a shooting at a Jones County apartment complex, according to investigators.
The shooting happened overnight at Lone Oak Apartments in the Hoy community. Jones County deputies said a man was shot in the foot and pelvic region.
The victim, 29-year-old Daniel Grayson, was taken to South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel for treatment. He is expected to recover from his wounds.
Investigators said the suspect fled the scene of the shooting before deputies arrived. They said the suspect was identified by local residents by his nickname “Big Cali.”
Authorities are working to find out the true identity of the suspect in order to make an arrest.
Anyone with information can call the sheriff’s department at 601-425-4711 and ask to speak to Investigator Abraham McKenzie. Tipsters can call Jones County Crime Stoppers at 601-428-STOP (7867) with information.