Domestic violence suspect shot by police in Southaven - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Domestic violence suspect shot by police in Southaven

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SOUTHAVEN, MS -

(WMC-TV) - A man, who is accused of trying to shoot his girlfriend, is recovering in the hospital after he was shot and wounded by a police officer in Southaven.

Investigators say the man would not surrender his weapon when officers arrived at the South Park Garden Apartments around 5:15 a.m. Sunday.

The man was then shot by a police officer, and then rushed to The MED in Memphis. The officer was not hurt.  Police have not yet released the condition of the suspect.

Investigators are still looking into what led up to the domestic situation.

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