Man critical after being shot multiple times at West Restaurant and Lounge

Photo Credit: WJTV

UPDATE: 08/292/016 7:15am Jackson Police are confirming that a 35-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot multiple times.

They say two black males allegedly “approached the victim while [he was] sitting in his car (and demanded) money..”



UPDATE: 08/29/2016 6:23am WJTV’s Margaret-Ann Carter is on the scene.


One person identified as an employee of the lounge has spoken with WJTV and said that someone was shot.

Jackson Police have sent out the following on Twitter:
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JPD on scene of a shooting at West Lounge, Capital St. near N. Alabama. Male subject has been shot. Condition is unknown. No further info.

— Jackson Police Dept. (@JacksonMSPolice) August 29, 2016

Original Story:

Police are investigating a report of a person shot at West Restaurant and Lounge in Jackson, Mississippi.

The club is located at 3430 North Alabama Avenue near Virginia Avenue.

This is a developing story.  WJTV will provide more information as soon as it is available.




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