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Shots fired, one man injured in Columbus shooting

COLUMBUS,Miss. (WCBI)- One person is in the hospital following an afternoon shooting in Columbus. Gunfire rang out on the corner of Brook and Read Drive around 1:45 p.m. A homeowners car was hit by a bullet. Chief Fred Shelton said the investigation is still in the early stages. Officers are...
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Victim in Friday shooting identified, cpd searching for suspect

COLUMBUS,Miss. (WCBI)- Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant identifies 23-year-old Amarcus McMillen as the person killed in an apartment on Waterworks Road. The second victim, a woman, was shot and transported to Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle- with non-life threatening injuries. Chief Fred Shelton said the department is searching for a...
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Storms weaken tonight, hot workweek ahead

COLUMBUS, Mississippi (WCBI) – This evening’s storms will weaken overnight. Next week will be drier and warmer. SUNDAY NIGHT: Storms weaken and dissipate. Mild, humid, and damp. Low near 65 degrees. Chance of rain: 30%. MONDAY: Mostly cloudy to start the day. A stray shower is possible during...
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VIDEO: One person dead and another injured in Columbus shooting

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – One person is dead and another person injured after a late afternoon shooting in Columbus. The shooting happened around 3 p.m. on Waterworks Road. One black male was pronounced dead at the scene, and one black woman was shot and transported to Baptist Golden Triangle Hospital. There was another male in the apartment who was not shot or injured that’s being investigated.
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Hot week brings taste of summer

COLUMBUS – SUMMARY: Highs jump into the mid 90s later this week as the heat piles on. Some relief with a cold front overnight Saturday will drop highs back down into the mid 70s while bringing along a healthy dose of rain. MONDAY: A somewhat warm day awaits us...
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UPDATE: Victim identified after fatal Columbus shooting Friday afternoon

UPDATED (5/14/2022): The person killed in the fatal Waterworks Road shooting has now been identified as 23-year-old Amarcus McMillen. Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant confirmed the information Saturday afternoon, just a day after the shooting. An autopsy has been ordered and McMillen's body will be taken to the state medical...
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Comfortable Saturday night, hit or miss storms Sunday afternoon

COLUMBUS, Mississippi (WCBI) – You guessed it! Afternoon thunderstorms are in the forecast once again! On the other hand, next week is looking drier. SATURDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies. Mild and humid. Low near 66 degrees. A stray shower is possible, but unlikely. Chance of rain: 20%. SUNDAY: Mostly...
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Columbus police are investigating an early morning shooting

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – Columbus police are investigating an early morning shooting. The gunfire happened in the 1500 block of 22nd Street North at about 2 a.m. Police Chief Fred Shelton says shots were fired at a home. No one was injured and no one has been arrested. Shelton...
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A couple pop up storms this afternoon, otherwise nice weekend

COLUMBUS, Mississippi (WCBI) – A couple pop up style storms are possible this afternoon, but otherwise, it’ll be a beautiful weekend!. SATURDAY: A mix of sun and clouds. A pop up storm is possible this afternoon thanks to the heat and humidity. High near 85 degrees. Chance of rain: 30%.
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No injuries in Columbus shooting

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Police reported no injuries in an early morning shooting in Columbus. It happened on Friday, May 13 at approximately 2:00 in the 1500 block of 22nd Street North, Columbus Police Chief Fred Shelton confirmed. Shots were fired at a home, he confirmed. Police have made no...
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