One person charged with murder in Nelson Street shooting in Greenville, MS

GREENVILLE, MS (WJTV) – Police say one person has been charged in the shooting death of 35-year-old Michael Jackson.

According to the Greenville Police Department, 22-year-old Charles Young has been charged with Murder and 2 counts of Aggravated Assault in connection to a shooting which left Michael Jackson dead and two others injured on September 19, 2015. It happened in the 900 block of Nelson Street.

Police say Young was arrested on charges not related to the murder. He was picked up on September 19, 2015 for Possession of marijuana and probation violation.

During the course of the investigation, police obtained information leading them to charge Young in connection to the Nelson Street shooting. Currently, he does not have bond, police say.

He is set to initially appear in court on September 21, 2015.

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