Michelle Lowe

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Delivering the news in North MS and West AL. has been just one more "Day in the Life" since 2007. Anchor of WCBI News at 9 on MYMS, co-anchor WCBI News at 10. Email me with story ideas!

Chickasaw Co. Shooting Leaves One Injured, Another Behind Bars

CHICKASAW CO., Miss. – (WCBI) A Chickasaw County man is behind bars, after a scuffle ended in gunfire.

Published reports (http://tinyurl.com/ptcvps6) show that Harold Mack Patterson is now charged with aggravated assault.

Deputies were called, after the shooting in the McCondy community Wednesday night. Medical staff at Trace Regional Medical Center contacted law enforcement after Steve Smith came into the emergency room with a gunshot wound to the neck.

Patterson and Smith are reportedly co-workers. A verbal altercation allegedly ended with the two men wrestling. That’s when the gun fired.

Bond for Patterson will be set when he makes his first court appearance on Friday.