Teenager facing charges connected to June Officer involved shooting

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)- A teenager is arrested in connection to an incident that led to an officer involved shooting back in June.

Starkville Police arrested 19 year old Zyterrious Gandy Wednesday. Gandy has been recovering in an area hospital after an officer involved shooting on June 3rd.

Police responded to a shoplifter at the Sprint Mart on Highway 12 and South Montgomery when a hot pursuit started. The chase ended on South Wedgewood. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation says officers fired after the suspect tried to ram their patrol cars.

Gandy was taken to the Oktibbeha County Jail. His first court appearance is scheduled for Thursday.


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