6-4-06 – The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drive-by shooting at a home on Bethel Road; south of Highway 70.
Authorities say it happened just after 10:00 p.m. on Saturday night. Witnesses told deputies that a fist-fight between two men broke out across the street Saturday. Minutes later, one man returned in an SUV and fired shots through an open window.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, the shots were fired in the direction of a group of people outside the home. No one was hurt and the driver of the SUV drove away. Deputies caught up with the driver minutes later on Highway 70, where he was arrested.
Deputies will not release the suspect’s name until official charges are filed.
Authorities say more arrests in the case are possible, but they are still investigating. Deputies will not release information on the type of weapon allegedly used in the shooting.