UPDATE (11/29) – The Marshall Police Department announced the arrest of 43-year-old Dameion Deon Redd in connection to a shooting that injured a woman and child on Monday.
Police responded to the scene at the 2500 block of South East End Boulevard just after midnight on Monday where they found two gunshot victims: a woman and a child. They were both taken to area hospitals.
Marshall Police initially put out a press release that included a statement from Marshall Police Chief Cliff Carruth stating that they would use all their resources to bring the perpetrator to justice.
The following day, Redd was booked into the Harrison County Jail and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and injury to a child.
“This type of violence cannot be tolerated,” Carruth said. “I am proud of our investigators who worked around the clock, along with our community members, to identify and arrest the shooter. Our prayers go out to the victims in this senseless case of violence.