Child shot overnight on Tipton Street

By STAFF REPORTS,

Gunfire in the 500 block of Tipton Street in Kosciusko injured a seven-year-old sleeping in a home on that street around 1 a.m. Saturday morning.

The child was transported by helicopter to a Jackson healthcare facility after first being taken to the Baptist Attala emergency room.

Kosciusko Police are seeking information about the incident. Call 662-289-3131.