Crime scene

Southaven Police are investigating a shooting that took place Wednesday night.

Officers were called to the Emergency Room at Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto when they were told a shooting victim had been brought there by a private vehicle.

Officers learned the shooting had taken place in the 8000 block of Elmbrook Drive in the Brook Hollow area off Rasco Road.

What police termed as a “crime scene” was found in the front yard and in the street in front of the residence.

The victim, identified as a black male, has been transferred to Regional One Health in Memphis, where he was listed in critical condition.

The investigation is continuing into the circumstances of Wednesday night’s incident.

Bob Bakken is Managing Editor for the DeSoto Times-Tribune.

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