Jackson police charge suspect, identify victim in deadly shooting on Rita Court

Jeremy Russell

Update: Police have charged Jeremy Russell, 24 with murder. The victim is identified as Rochon Jackson, 21.

Jackson, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson Police are investigating a deadly shooting in the 100 block of Rita Court.

Deadly shooting on Rita CourtIt happened around 6:00 p.m.

Police say a 21-year-old man was shot. They have not released his identity.

Authorities did detain someone for questioning.

This is the 56th homicide for Jackson this year.

We are working to get more information on this investigation.






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