On Sunday night at approximately 8:06 p.m. Magee police officers responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Hillside Apartments and East Gate Manor Apartments. It was discovered that someone had fired numerous times from the parking lot area of Hillside Apartments. Two apartment buildings and two vehicles were struck by gunfire. Thanks to evidence gathered at the scene by officers and the criminal investigator, witnesses, and surveillance video a person of interest has been identified in the shooting.
On Wednesday morning the Magee Police Department served 5 Felony Warrants in relation to the shooting at Hillside Apartments and East Gate Manor Apartments. 24-year-old Daisha Williams of Magee was charged and booked for Attempted Aggravated Assault, Shooting into a Dwelling x 2, and Shooting a Motor Vehicle x 2. Williams turned herself in to Magee Police Department and has since bonded out of Jail. The case will be presented to the Simpson County Grand Jury.