Southaven shooting suspects sought

Southaven Police are in search of two men accused of shooting victims at a local gas station Monday afternoon, May 24. 

According to information from the police department, a call was received about 3:15 p.m. about a shooting at the Valero gas station, 4032 Stateline Road in Southaven. 

Officers learned two victims from the shooting were at Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto, although the report did not say how they got there.  

Both suspects are described as black males and the police department provided images from a station video of the incident.  

One suspect is described as wearing a yellow shirt, blue jeans and a hat. The second suspect was wearing a blue shirt, black pants and a white hat. They were driving a black Infiniti. 

Police have not mentioned a possible cause for the shooting and say this is still an ongoing investigation.

If anyone has any information on the identity of the suspects, call the Southaven Police Department at 662-393-8652 or email at

Suspect images and the vehicle are posted here below:

Suspect image (Courtesy SPD}
Suspect image (Courtesy SPD}
Suspect vehicle image (Courtesy SPD)

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