Rankin County, MISS (WJTV) – Law enforcement are currently investigating an officer-involved shooting in Rankin County.
Rankin County Sheriff Bryan Bailey says the shooting happened on Moncure Road near the city of Florence.
The sheriff’s office says when deputies approached a wanted man, he refused to comply. Deputies say the suspect drew his weapon, forcing officers to fire on him.
The suspect has been transported to a hospital in Jackson.
In addition to the Rankin County Sheriff’s Department, Hinds County Sheriff’s Deputies also on the scene as well.
This is a developing story. We will update you as more information becomes available.