Police arrest suspect in barber shop shooting

Darrius Leblanc (Source: Gloster Police Department)
Darrius Leblanc (Source: Gloster Police Department)

GLOSTER, MS (WAFB) - Police in Gloster, MS are investigating a barber shop shooting that sent two people to the hospital Friday night.

Acting Police Chief Danny Meaux said Darrius Leblanc, 19, was arrested for a shooting at Danks Barber Shop on Main Street.

Authorities said a bullet grazed one man's head and another man was shot in the chest. Both are believed to be in stable condition now.

Investigators said Leblanc fled to a motel in McComb, but tips led deputies with the Pike County Sheriff's Office and officers with the McComb Police Department to his location and he was arrested Saturday.

Detectives are still interviewing witnesses.

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