Terrell McCord, 45

Terrell McCord, 45
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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Terrell McCord, a 45-year-old black man, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, after succumbing to injuries he sustained in a drive-by shooting, according to Jackson police.

Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers responded to a southbound section of Interstate 220 near Industrial Drive sometime after 10:30 p.m. Sunday.

The officers found two vehicles hit with gunfire, and McCord inside one of the vehicles.

Paramedics transported McCord to an undisclosed hospital in critical condition.

Holmes said the department learned McCord died of his injuries sometime Tuesday.

Investigators believe road rage may have been a factor in the shooting.

Holmes said police detained a person of interest for questioning but later released the individual.

Police have not made any arrests.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call JPD at (601) 960-1234. Those wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at (601) 355-8477.

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