19-year-old shot in West Jackson

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – A teenager is recovering after being shot in West Jackson on Saturday.

The shooting took place on the 6500 block of George Washington Drive around 4:45 p.m.

A 19-year-old male sustained a gunshot wound in his left leg according to Commander Tyree Jones with the Jackson Police Department.

The victim was transported to a local hospital; his injuries are considered non-life threatening.

This is a developing story.

Please stay with WJTV as more information becomes available.

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