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Man injured in Ridgeland shooting


Ridgeland police are investigating a shooting that occurred Tuesday night on Adams Street.

It happened just after 7 p.m. An officer was called to the BP gas station on Adams Street and found Albert Garvin, 45, of in Ridgeland, standing in the station's parking lot holding his right arm. 

Garvin told police that the shooting occurred at 1271 E. Adams St. and officers went there to secure the scene. 

Officers spoke to several people there who said they knew Garvin had been shot, but the witnesses were uncooperative with the investigation, according to police.

Garvin was taken to Memorial University Medical Center where he was treated for a gunshot wound to his right arm. 

The shooting remains under investigation. Anyone with information should contact the Ridgeland Police Dept. at 843.726.7530.

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