The Mississippi Department of Public Safety is investigating two separate officer involved shootings that happened across the state.
The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation (MBI) is investigating an officer- involved shooting involving Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department that occurred on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, around 11:00 P.M. near Highway 334 in Oxford, Mississippi.
MBI is also investigating an officer- involved shooting involving Jackson County Sheriff’s Office that occurred on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, around 3:30 P.M. near Old Biloxi Road in Vancleave, Mississippi.
MBI is currently assessing these critical incidents and gathering evidence. Upon completing their investigation, agents will share their findings with the Attorney General’s Office.