A 14-year-old was shot and killed in Meridian Thursday, November 17th.
According to the Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler, the shooting happened at Old Barry Road Apartments.
Emergency responders were called to the scene around 8:30 p.m. The 14-year-old was found lifeless and had a gunshot wound to his torso.
This is the city’s 13th homicide.
The identity of the boy has not yet been released.
We will update this story as soon as we have more information.