JPD investigates shooting near W. Capitol Street; 1 wanted for questioning

Photo: WJTV

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Police are on the scene of a shooting in Jackson.

Commander Tyree Jones of JPD confirmed that officers are investigating a shooting that happened near W. Capitol Street and Ford Streets.

Police are searching for 23-year-old Laquinn W. Pittman, who also goes by Hickey. He is wanted for questioning.

A 26-year-old man was shot multiple times in the street. The victim was shot in the armpit and the chest. He is listed in critical condition at the hospital.

The shooter left the scene in a blue or black Yukon. We’re told that the rear window is busted.



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