JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – One Jackson man is thankful to be alive after being robbed at gunpoint.
It happened in front of a home on Springridge Drive, in Northeast Jackson.
The man says he had just got out of his car, when someone came behind him and hit him, with a gun, on the back of his head demanding money.
He managed to distract the thief and then ran away while yelling for help.
The unidentified suspect took keys and a phone.
Police are still searching for a suspect at this time.
If you know any information you’re urged to call Jackson Police.