June 10, 2022

Pearl River County Sheriff seeking attempted murder suspect

Mary Apel

Pearl River County Sheriff’s Department and Picayune Police Department are asking the public for help in locating Amanti Briscoe. Police say he is from the Picayune area.

Briscoe is wanted by Pearl River Co. SO for Attempted Murder, and by Picayune Police for two counts of Grand Larceny and one count of Petit Larceny.

The Attempted Murder charge stems from a shooting that occurred on June 7. Authorities say Briscoe fired at least eight shots into a building where families live.

He is considered armed and dangerous.

If you know his whereabouts, contact Crime Stoppers by downloading the app, P3 Tips or by calling 1-877-787-5898.

Crime Stoppers pays rewards of up to $2500 for felony arrests but to qualify for the reward, the information must come through Crime Stoppers. You remain anonymous.

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