- Associated Press - Monday, October 12, 2015

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) - Brookhaven Police are involved in a standoff with a man barricaded inside a Brookhaven Apartment complex.

An officer suffered an injury Monday from the gunfire, but it is unclear if he was hit by a bullet or shrapnel. Multiple media outlets report his injuries are not life-threatening.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol SWAT Team has been sent to the scene.

Details about what sparked the standoff have not been released.

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