LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. – (WCBI) One man is in the hospital, while his brother is behind bars after a shooting in Lowndes County.
Lowndes County Deputies responded to a shots fired call on Hairston Bend Rd. just before 5 p.m Wednesday.
Marvin Jones suffered two gunshot wounds, one in the back and the other in the leg. His injuries were not life threatening and at last check was being treated at Baptist Memorial Golden Triangle.
Deputies arrested James Albert Jones, the victim’s brother, at the scene. The weapon was also recovered from the home’s back porch.
Investigators believe gun fire may have been exchanged after an argument over land.
No word if Jones has been officially charged at this time.