JPD makes arrest after victim robbed, assaulted with hammer

Darius Jones (Photo: JPD)

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — One person is in custody for allegedly robbing and assaulting a person with a hammer.

Jackson Police said they’ve arrested 18-year-old Darius Jones.

The victim was robbed and assaulted with a hammer on Holmes Avenue Thursday afternoon, police said.

Photo: WJTV
Photo: WJTV

Jones is charged with armed robbery and aggravated assault.

When our crews arrived on the scene a few police cruisers and an ambulance were there.

The victim is in stable condition, according to JPD.

Officers said the other suspects are Dana Adams and another person who hasn’t been identified yet.

The investigation is ongoing.



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