Video: Mississippi postmaster shot in the arm, gunman on the loose

RANDOLPH, Miss. (WTVA) — Pontotoc County Sheriff’s officials are searching an area around the Randolph Post Office following a shooting.

Sheriff Leo Mask says a white male entered the post office and asked about a P.O. box. Mask says the man then jumped the counter and shot the postmaster in the arm.

She was taken to a local hospital where she has been released.The Sheriff’s Department, FBI, Highway Patrol and Postal Service are investigating.

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