Mobile County

UPDATE: Man arrested for double shooting on Thompson Drive

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - Update

Mobile Police confirm Ronnie Anderson has been charged in Wednesday evening's shooting on Thompson Drive South. Anderson was arrested around 10 pm near Wagner and Summerville Street. 

A man injured in the shooting told police he was sitting in his vehicle on Thompson Drive South just before 7 pm when a guy he knows walked up and shot him. The man says the suspect then pointed the gun at a female and shot her. 

Both victims in the shooting are expected to recover. 


Original Story 4:59 am Thursday

Mobile police have arrested a man for two counts of assault and shooting into an occupied building or vehicle.

Ronnie James Anderson, 23, was booked into Mobile Metro Jail around 12:30 a.m. on Thursday, about five hours after a shooting on Thompson Drive, near Eichold-Mertz Elementary School.

Police have not confirmed whether Anderson's arrest is connected to the Wednesday night shooting. A man and a woman were shot. Their conditions are not known this morning.


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