Shooting suspect turns himself in

A Minden man wanted for attempted second-degree murder turned himself in to the Minden police Wednesday night.

Malik Hill, 20, reportedly shot a man through the back of the neck Monday night in a residence on N. Middle Landing Street. The victim was awake when officer Chris Hammontree of the Minden Police Department arrived on the scene. The victim was able to give Hamontree Hill’s first name when asked to identify his assailant.

Police Chief Steve Cropper said the victim survived the wound, as the bullet “barely missed his carotid artery.”

According to the victim, an argument had taken


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