SAUCIER -- A Saucier man is in jail after he shot his girlfriend in the chest Tuesday, authorities said.
James Russell Forbes, 43, was arrested on the charge of domestic-violence aggravated assault.
Harrison County Sheriff Melvin Brisolara said deputies responded to a call Tuesday that a woman had been shot.
Authorities said the woman, who was not unidentified, was Forbes' girlfriend. She was taken to Memorial Hospital at Gulfport with non-life threatening injuries.
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Forbes was taken to the Harrison County Adult Detention Center. His bond was set at $500,000 by judge Diane Ladner.