A Starkville man is behind bars after police claim he shot another man on the north side of the city Saturday night.
The Starkville Police Department said in a press release officers responded to a report of a fight at 104 East Garrard Road, Saturday evening. However, after the initial call, the SPD says a second call of a shooting was reported and officers arrested 39-year-old Edward Dotson within two minutes of the call.
Dotson was charged with attempted murder and the male victim was airlifted out of the area for further treatment.
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