Carmack man arrested for shooting at cars from his yard


A Carmack man is behind bars today for shooting at cars from his front yard.

Sheriff Tim Nail said 36-year-old Keith Cummings was arrested and charged with two counts of shooting into a motor vehicle. The shooting happened Tuesday night around 9:30 at Cummings’ home on Attala Road 3210.

According to Nail, Cummings opened fire on two vehicles that pulled into his driveway. One was shot in the driver’s side door and the other in the windshield.

Deputies took Cummings into custody just before midnight.

He was taken to the Leake County Jail.

Other recent arrests:

On April 21, 2018, James Keith Self, a 26-year-old male from Kosciusko, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance (felony) and possession of a weapon by a felon.

On April 9, 2018, Ronald Prewitt, a 56-year-old white male, was arrested for pettit larceny/shoplifting.

On April 6, 2018, Isaac Harvey, 32-year-old black male, was arrested for disturbing the peace.

On March 29, 2018, Gregory Chandler, a 39-year-old white male, was arrested for domestic violence simple assault.

On March 28, 2018, James Pickle, a 55-year-old white male, was for weapon possession by a felon.

On March 22, 2018, Gary Glade, a 53-year-old black male, was arrested for weapon possession by a felon and possession of marijuana.

On March 21, 2018, Jerry Chunn, a 30-year-old white male, was arrested on a hold for the Mississippi Department of Corrections.

On March 17, 2018, Brittany Castens, a 31-year-old white female, was arrested for joy riding.