Suspect arrested in connection to Dave’s Dark Horse Tavern shooting

Ledarius Sanders

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)- One person is injured in an early morning shooting outside a popular Starkville night spot and a suspect is now in custody.

The shooting happened in the parking lot of Dave’s Dark Horse Tavern at about 12:30 AM Friday.

Starkville police say one person was injured and later flown out of the area to be treated.

There’s no update on their condition.

A vehicle was also reportedly hit by the gunfire.

Friday night, Starkville arrested Ladarius Sanders out of Crawford in connection to the shooting.

Sanders is charged with Aggravated Assault, Shooting into a Dwelling, and two counts of Felony Malicious Mischief.

Starkville Police believe the shooting stemmed from a fight inside Dave’s that carried out into the parking lot.

More arrests are expected.

The shooting remains under investigation.


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