February 20, 2022

McComb: 6-year-old killed in drive-by shooting Sunday afternoon

Mary Apel

A six-year-old child was killed in a drive-by shooting in McComb late Sunday afternoon.

Pike County Coroner Wally Jones says the shooting occurred on Minnesota Avenue and 6th Street at a park.

The boy later died at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center.

Law enforcement sources say multiple people were shot as well, including other children, and believe the shooting to be gang related.

This story will be updated as more information is released.

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