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Suspect Sought in Early Morning Shooting

Lorenzo Hunter

OKTIBBEHA COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)-The Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department needs your help finding a man they believe it linked to an early morning shooting.

Authorities believe 27 year-old Lorenzo Hunter is the suspect that allegedly shot out the back of an SUV on Blair Road in the Blackjack Community about 1:30 Friday (12-28) morning.

The driver of the SUV told authorities he was leaving a friends house when he heard what he thought was a blow out when it was actually his back window breaking.

The driver says he saw he had been shot and drove himself to the Oktibbeha County Hospital.

Hunter is believed to be armed and dangerous.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Hunter you are asked to contact the Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department or Northeast Mississippi Crimestoppers.