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June 24, 2021

Natchez Man in Custody for June shooting

Gabbi Ferreri

Natchez PD has arrested and charged a man with attempted murder for a shooting that occurred back in June.

According to WLBT, police say that Demetric McKnight shot Jamie Hollins after an argument.

The incident occurred on Watts Avenue around 8 p.m. on June 13.

Jamie Hollins was airlifted to UMMC in Jackson.

On June 17, police arrested Demetric McKnight after they raided his home.

Authorities discovered 23.8 grams of marijuana and added to his charges, possession of a controlled substance.

McKnight is being held on a $250,000 bond.

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