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Suspect in Hancock County shooting arrested

Joshua Kyle Posey is held on a charge of a drive-by shooting at the Hancock County jail with a...
Joshua Kyle Posey is held on a charge of a drive-by shooting at the Hancock County jail with a $500,000.(Hancock County jail)
Updated: May. 12, 2021 at 8:56 PM CDT
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HANCOCK COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - The suspect wanted in connection to a Wednesday shooting in Hancock County has been arrested.

Joshua Kyle Posey is held on a charge of a drive-by shooting at the Hancock County jail with a $500,000.

Posey was developed as a suspect after deputies responded to a shooting near Highway 90 and Lakeshore Road.

Deputies responded to the scene around 2:40 p.m. and found a man with at least one gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital for further medical treatment. His condition is unknown at the time of this report.

Sheriff Ricky Adam told WLOX further details of the arrest will be released Thursday morning.

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