Police are searching for a gunman connected with an attempted robbery and shooting.
Authorities said the gunman approached a 22-year-old man making a food delivery off River Oaks Drive Friday evening.
The gunman tried to take the 22-year-old’s vehicle, but the victim refused. Police said the gunman shot him once, hitting his right thigh. Police said the victim’s injuries are not life-threatening. Those with information about the shooting can call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS.
JPD said the suspect was a black male who was between 5'7" and 5'9". He wore a baseball cap during the shooting. He was driving a grey sedan with a Tennessee license plate.