Man shot, killed inside Jackson home on Raymond Road

Lewis Coleman
Lewis Coleman

UPDATE: Jackson Police have identified the victim in the city’s 61st homicide of 2016.

We’re told the victim is 25-year-old Lewis Coleman. Police said he died from a single gunshot wound to the chest at the scene.


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson Police are investigating the city’s 61st homicide of 2016.

It happened on the 1200 block of Raymond Road on Sunday night around 11 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a unidentified man shot once in the chest. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said two suspects fired multiple shots into the home through a front glass window before running away. We’re told there is evidence that shows the suspects had an assault rifle and a pistol.

There is no motive for the shooting at this time.

Anyone who has information on this investigation are asked to call the Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234 or 601-355-TIPS.

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