CLARKSDALE, Miss. (WJTV) —Two suspects are now in custody for the shooting of a Clarksdale Police officer that occurred Saturday night.
Authorities arrested the second suspect Sunday afternoon.
They believe this suspect was involved in the robbery but not the one who shot the officer.
One of the suspects’ father turned him in according to our sister CBS affiliate WREG.
The suspects’ names have not been released at this time.
Cpl. Derrick Couch was shot in the head Saturday night while responding to a robbery.
Couch is still listed in critical condition.