Local man charged with attempted aggravated assault

HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Hattiesburg Police responded to a shooting incident on January 20 in the 400 Block of Frederick Street.

Police said James Eaton was involved in an argument and pulled out a handgun. He was aiming to shoot the victim, but missed.

Eaton fled the scene, but police were able to find him and charge him with attempted aggravated assault.

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