Mississippi father, son indicted for shooting at Black FedEx driver


rssfeeds.clarionledger.com – Mississippi – 2022-11-23 07:43:37

FedEx driver D'Monterrio Gibson, left, stands with family members and one of his attorneys, Carlos Moore, right, as he speaks about his recent experience where he alleges he was fired upon and chased by a white father and son while delivering packages on his route in Brookhaven, at a news conference in Ridgeland, Miss., on Feb. 10, 2022.

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. — A father and son have been indicted by a grand jury after allegedly chasing and shooting at a FedEx driver in January after he dropped off a package in a Mississippi city.

Brandon and Gregory Case, who are both white, were re-arrested Friday and indicted for attempted first-degree murder, conspiracy and shooting into the vehicle of D’Monterrio Gibson, who is Black. The charges were upgraded from conspiracy and aggravated assault.

Gibson, 24, was not injured. But the chase and gunfire have sparked social media complaints of racism in Brookhaven, about 55 miles (90…

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