One dead, two others being treated after several shot at Hallmark Gardens Apartments

Photo Credit: Margaret-Ann Carter, WJTV

UPDATE09/19/2016 4:41pm: JPD says the two people who were taken to the hospital are in stable condition. The investigation is ongoing.

UPDATE: 09/19/2016 8:40am The Hinds County Coroner has arrived on the scene.  Police tapes still marks off the area surrounding where three people were shot this morning.

UPDATE: 09/19/2016 8:01am  WJTV has learned that one person is in critical condition, the other is stable, after being shot earlier this morning.

UPDATE: 09/19/2016 7:41am JPD is identifying the man who was killed as 31-year-old Anthony Thomas.  He suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

UPDATE: 09/19/2016 7:20am  Multiple shell casings have been recovered from the scene.  The Jackson Police Department is confirming that there were two shooters.  One of the shooters was killed.  The other is among those being treated.

Photo Credit: Jackson Police Department (license number blurred)
Photo Credit: Jackson Police Department (license number blurred)

Multiple shell casings, and JPD confirms 2 shooters. 1 is deceased and the other is being treated. More info to come

— Jackson Police Dept. (@JacksonMSPolice) September 19, 2016
UPDATE: 09/19/2016 6:39am The JPD is confirming that three people have been shot.  One person is dead and two are being treated.  They say “no suspect is at large at this time.”  The area, according to Jackson Police, is safe.

Original Story:

Jackson Police are on the scene after several people have been reportedly shot at an apartment complex on East Northside Drive.


The streets surrounding Hallmark Gardens Apartments on East Northside Drive have been blocked off to all traffic.  The apartment complex is located between Manhattan Road and Office Park Drive.

There is no specific word on the extent of injuries at this time.

WJTV is there.  We will provide the latest information on this breaking story as soon as it is available.




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