Jackson Police are investigating their latest homicide.
It happened at 11:37 Friday evening on University Boulevard, near Cherry Street.
We’re told three men were shot while sitting in their car. The driver, Paul Staples, drove to the hospital. Staples is in stable condition.
William and Bobby Potts, who were also in the car, were shot in the chest.
William Potts died shortly after arriving to the hospital.
At last check Bobby Potts is in critical condition.
Deputies says a maroon Pontiac with at least four black males approached the victim’s vehicle and opened fire.
the motive for the shooting is unknown at this time.
The investigation is ongoing.
We’ll continue to keep you updated with the latest information as it is released.