UPDATE: JPD investigates shooting near gas station in South Jackson


Commander Jones says the shooting took place near the Citgo and Tire shop on Raymond Road.

JPD is looking for a suspect named “Mike” in a black Ford Taurus.

The victim is listed in critical condition at this time.

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting in South Jackson.

An unidentified person was shot in the upper right chest area, near the Citgo gas station, off of Raymond according to Commander Tyree Jones with the Jackson Police Department.

WJTV’s crew on the scene saw an elderly man loaded into an ambulance

That victim has been transported to a local hospital.

No word yet if the injury is life-threatening.

This is a developing story.

Please stay with WJTV as more information becomes available.


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