Wednesday, April 2, 2008

BREAKING NEWS: Police searching for man invovled in shooting at North Mersington and Scarritt

Police continue to search for suspects involved in a shooting at an apartment building near the corner of North Mersington and Scarritt.

Around 11 a.m. today police were called to an apartment building at 209 Mersington where they found a man in his 50s dead on the front steps of the building.

Immediately, police began their search and tracked two of the three suspects to the St. John Market just down the street from the apartment building. When police caught up to them they fled. There were shortly arrested on the bridge just to the west of Concourse Park.

A third suspect is still at large. if you have any information, police are asking that you call the TIPS hotline at 816-474-TIPS