A Lena man has been booked into the Leake County Correctional Facility for a Memorial Day shooting incident that occurred in Kosciusko.
Kosciusko Police responded to several calls reporting that shots were fired on Fairground St. at approximately 7:05 p.m. on Monday, May 29, 2023.
Officers were informed that a man in a white SUV may be the shooter. After some investigation, it was determined that the shots were fired in the air as a vehicle was leaving the area.
Officers later arrested Ricky Ficklin, a 35-year-old black male from Lena. Ficklin was charged him with discharging a firearm in the city limits.