Man shot outside Neshoba County casino


Tribal officials say one person was shot Saturday night at the Golden Moon Casino in Choctaw.

Neshoba County Sheriff Tommy Waddell said the victim, who has yet to be identified, was shot once in the leg around 10:30 p.m. He was taken to Neshoba County Hospital via ambulance and later released. The man was shot in the parking lot of the casino, according to tribal officials after an argument between three males and one female.

Waddell said the three unidentified man are being held for questioning and awaiting official charges of possession of a stolen firearm and possession of marijuana.