Oxford police searching for possible shooter

Published 10:27 pm Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Oxford Police Department is looking for a suspect in a shooting that occurred around 7 p.m. Thursday on North Lamar Boulevard.

According to a press release, OPD received a 911 call at about 7 p.m. for shots fired in a parking lot at 1350 North Lamar Boulevard, where Oxford Pawn Shop and Chuy’s Place are located.

Officers found two people with gunshot wounds. Both victims were flown to Regional One Health in Memphis where they were reportedly in stable condition as of 9 p.m. Thursday.

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Police are searching for Ricky Mabry, who is a “person of interest” in the shooting.

The University of Mississippi sent out a mass crime alert email warning students about the shooting.

Anyone with information should call OPD at 662-232-2400 or Crimestoppers at 662-234-8477.



‪Ricky Mabry has turned himself in to authorities. More information will be available tomorrow.‬