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Oma family reports gunshots early Sunday

Lawrence County authorities are asking for the public’s help to identify the shooter or shooters who fired more than a dozen rounds at a mobile home in Oma over the weekend.

Sheriff Lessie Butler said the occupants of a home on Mildred Little Road reported gunfire outside their residence Sunday about 1:30 a.m. Butler said the home was hit at least five times and a car in the yard was struck twice. Investigators found about 15 9mm casings in the yard. They do not have suspects at this time, he said.

If you have information, call the Lawrence county Sheriff’s Office at 601-587-2961 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP (7867). Tipsters can also go online at www.p3tips.com and select Monticello as the location.