Man hospitalized after police shot him for allegedly aiming weapon at them charged after condition improves - 07-15


A Mississippi man who was shot by a police officer after he allegedly shot a woman and then brandished a gun at police has been arrested. Gerry Byrd, of Natchez, Mississippi, faces multiple charges after a July 2 incident in which police say he shot a woman in the chest and left her on the side of Interstate 10 in Baton Rouge and later rammed his car into a Woodville, Mississippi, gas station before pulling a gun on police.