BY SGT. ROBERT WALDROP
On May 16, 2019 at approximately 3:35 PM officers with the Lanett Police Department responded to the 10 block of S.E. 14th Street in reference to shots fired.
During the initial investigation a white male with a gunshot wound was located in the area.
Lanett EMS responded to the scene to provide initial assistance and the victim was then airlifted to a hospital for further medical treatment.
The offender was identified as a black male in his mid-40’s, he was wearing a white t-shirt and gray or black shorts at the time of the incident.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with any information is asked to contact the Lanett Police Department at 334-644-2146 or Crime Stoppers at 334-756-8200.