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.