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Teenager shot twice at Azalea Trace Apartments

A 17-year-old male suffered multiple gunshot wounds following a shooting Saturday afternoon at Azela Trace Apartments.

According to Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace, deputies were dispatched to the complex around 3:45 p.m. Saturday.

When they arrived, they found the teenager suffering from gunshot wounds to his midsection and one leg.

Investigators with the Warren County Sheriff’s Office have continued to interview witnesses and further details about the shooting have not been released.

“Right now, we have no clear motive or details on a suspect,” Pace said. “But, interviews are continuing and the investigation is ongoing.”

As of Monday, investigators still had not identified a suspect or suspects but did confirm witness interviews were continuing.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS (8477) or 1-866-481-8477.

About Tim Reeves

Tim Reeves, and his wife Stephanie, are the parents of three children, Sarah Cameron, Clayton and Fin, who all attend school in the Vicksburg Warren School District. The family are members of First Baptist Church Vicksburg. Tim is involved in a number of civic and volunteer organizations including the United Way of West Central Mississippi and serves on the City of Vicksburg's Riverfront Redevelopment Committee.

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