Shooting in Winston County leaves two children injured


WINSTON COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)  – Two young boys, ages 12 and 13, are in serious condition after being shot Thursday night in Winston County.

Sheriff Jason Pugh told WCBI the shooting happened around 8:30 p.m. in the area of Goss Road and Minnie Miller Road.

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Both boys, who are related, are being treated at a Jackson hospital.

Pugh said there are two suspects in custody, but they have not yet been charged.

He added he does not believe it was a random shooting, but is not certain the two boys were the targets.

We will have more details as they become available.