Shots fired near Camp Shelby for second consecutive day

UPDATE
As authorities were investigating where shots were fired near Camp Shelby, a red truck drove by.

Authorities were able to chase down the truck and pull them over.

PERRY COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Authorities said soldiers training at the Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center reported that shots fired into the air near Peret Tower Road and Highway 29 in Perry County.

This is the same area where soldiers reported gunfire on Tuesday.

The shooter is described as a white male in a red pickup truck, make and model unknown; this is the same description of the man described to authorities during Tuesday’s incident, according to officials.

No service members have been hurt or injured.

Camp Shelby is currently participating in a coordinated effort with Perry County authorities to locate the suspect responsible for today’s incident.

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