Chief: No arrests made in Lucedale shooting

Chief: No arrests made in Lucedale shooting

LUCEDALE, MS (WLOX) - Lucedale police are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital Wednesday night. Chief Barry Lambert said the shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. at 39 South Pine Street.

Lambert said Darrell Dewayne Dennis, 30, had been shot multiple times and was rushed to George County Regional Hospital for treatment. Once Dennis stabilized, he was transferred to USA Medical Center in Mobile, AL.

Lambert said Dennis is in stable condition.

No arrests have been made in the case, but authorities have identified a person of interest. Lambert said police are looking for Demetry L. Pate, 31, for questioning.

If you have any information that could help investigators solve this case, call the Lucedale Police Department at 601-947-3261 or Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898.

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