Jackson Homicides

Kyisha Wofford, 26

Kyisha Wofford, a 26-year-old black woman, died Sunday, Sept. 16, after a shooting on Marwood Drive, according to Jackson police.

Miyuki Wofford, 49

Miyuki Wofford, a 49-year-old black female, died Sunday, Sept. 16, after a shooting on Marwood Drive, according to Jackson police.

Eddie Mae Wofford, 67

Eddie Mae Wofford, a 67-year-old black woman, died Sunday, Sept. 16, after a shooting on Marwood Drive, according to Jackson police.

John Doe, Unknown Age

An unidentified black man was found dead Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, after a shooting in a parking lot, according to the Jackson Police Department.

Orlando Coleman, 31

Orlando Coleman, a 31-year-old black man, died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, after a shooting in his home on McCluer Road, according to Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart.

Jonathan Vickers, 25

Jonathan Vickers, a 25-year-old white man, died Sunday, August 26, 2018, after an apparent robbery, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said it happened shortly before 10:30 p.m. at a home on Maria Drive near Pinedale Street. Upon arrival, officers found Vickers suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Marco D. Taylor, 40

Marco D. Taylor, a 40-year-old black male, died Sunday, August 26, 2018, after a shooting at a home early that morning, according to the Jackson Police Department. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said the incident happened shortly after 3:30 a.m. at a residence on West Ridgeway Street.

Kenyatta McGee, 26

Kenyatta McGee, a 26-year-old black male, died Sunday, August 5, 2018, after being shot several times in a vehicle on West Street, according to the Jackson Police Department. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers responded after receiving a call from Baptist Medical Hospital security regarding a vehicle accident around 9 a.m.

Nathaniel Rashad Allen, 22

Nathaniel Rashad Allen, a 22-year-old black man, died Sunday, August 5, 2018, after being shot several times in a vehicle on West Street, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers responded after receiving a call from Baptist Medical Hospital security regarding a vehicle accident around 9 a.m.

Delwin Wells, 28

Delwin Wells, a 28-year-old black man, died Saturday, July 21, 2018, after a shooting days earlier at a gas station, according to Jackson police. JPD Sergeant Roderick Holmes said the incident happened sometime after 10 p.m. on July 17. Officers responded to the Super 7 gas station on Bullard Street and found Wells on the ground, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Angelo Taylor, 50

Angelo Taylor, a 50-year-old black man, died Thursday, July 19, 2018, after a shooting on Northview Drive, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers responded to a home at the corner of Northview and Audubon Place and found Taylor lying in the yard.

Quantavius Daniels, 16

Quantavius Daniels, a 16-year-old black male, died Friday, July 13, 2018, after a shooting on Naples Road, according to Jackson police. Jackson police arrested 21-year-old Jonathan Fortenberry, who is charged with Daniels' murder.

Aaron Hancock, 27

Aaron Hancock, a 27-year-old white man, died Sunday, July 8, 2018, after a shooting on Bailey Avenue, according to the Jackson Police Department. Jackson police say shortly after 10:30 p.m. officers responded to Bailey Avenue for a possible robbery and shooting.

Xavier Cobbs, 25

Xavier Cobbs, a 25-year-old black male, died Sunday, July 8, 2018, after a shooting on Broadmoor Drive, according to Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart. Jackson Police Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers found Cobbs inside a home near Londonberry Drive after hearing reports of a shooting around 4 a.m.

Lee Eric Evans, 26

Lee Eric Evans, a 26-year-old black man, died Saturday, July 7, 2018, after being shot multiple times by an unknown assailant, according to the Jackson Police Department. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said Evans was found lying at the intersection of Central Street and Buena Vista Avenue.

Demario Allen, 24

Demario Allen, a 24-year-old black male, died Saturday, June 30, 2018, after a shooting at an apartment complex, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said it happened shortly after 1 a.m. on O'Bannon Drive.

Sedrick DeShun Williams, 39

Sedrick DeShun Williams, a 39-year-old black man, was found dead Thursday, June 28, 2018, after an apparent assault, according to the Jackson Police Department. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said Williams had been discovered unresponsive by a resident outside the Warren Hood building in downtown Jackson.

Shamarie Thompson, 19

Shamarie Thompson, a 19-year-old black male, died Friday, June 29, 2018, after a shooting on Flag Chapel Road, according to the Jackson Police Department. JPD Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers responded to a home in the 200 block and learned Thompson had already been transported to the hospital, where he died a few hours later.

JDarrien McClendon, 19

JDarrien McClendon, a 19-year-old black male, died Sunday, June 25, 2018, after a shooting at an apartment complex on Robinson Street, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers responded to the Addison Place Apartments shortly before 1:30 a.m. and found McClendon suffering from a single gunshot wound to the chest.

Caleb Kinnard, 19

Caleb Kinnard, a 19-year-old black man, died Sunday, June 25, 2018, after a shooting on Riverwood Drive, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers responded shortly before midnight and found Kinnard suffering from a gunshot wound to the head.

Ricky Ollie, 39

Ricky Ollie, a 39-year-old black man, died Monday, June 25, 2018, after being shot on Meadowview Drive, according to the Jackson Police Department. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers arrived at the 500 block after reports of a shooting.

Eric Gilmer, 26

Eric Gilmer, a 26-year-old black male, died Thursday, June 21, after a stabbing incident at a north Jackson apartment complex, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said Gilmer had been stabbed once in the upper part of his chest at the Trails at Northpointe Apartments.

James Hill, 47

James Hill, a 47-year-old man, died Tuesday, June 19, after being stabbed on Jennings Street, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said it happened shortly after 2 a.m.

Roddrick Jackson, 25

Roddrick Jackson, a 25-year-old black man, died Thursday, May 31, 2018, after an apparent shooting on Woodrow Wilson Avenue, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said Jackson had been shot multiple times outside the Gulf gas station. Video from the scene shows the victim died shortly after officers arrived.

James Gates, 39

James Gates, a 39-year-old black man, died Monday, May 21, 2018, after a shooting at an apartment complex, according to Jackson police.

Terry Jordan, 33

Terry Jordan, a 33-year-old black male, died Sunday, May 20, 2018, after a shooting near downtown Jackson, according to the city's police department. JPD Sgt. Roderick Holmes said investigators found Jordan sitting inside a vehicle with multiple gunshot wounds shortly after 11 p.m.

Charles Hughes, 51

Charles Hughes, a 51-year-old black man, died Saturday, May 19, 2018, after being shot six days earlier on Culbertson Avenue, according to Jackson police. JPD Sergeant Roderick Holmes said Hughes had been shot in the abdomen on Mother's Day, May 13, and paramedics transported him to the hospital for surgery.

Deonta McGee, 20

Deonta McGee, a 20-year-old black man, died Friday, May 11, 2018, after a shooting on Queen Mary Lane, according to the Jackson Police Department. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said shortly after 8:30 p.m., officers responded to the scene and discovered McGee suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper body.

Terry Hooker, 59

Terry Hooker, a 59-year-old black male, was found dead Wednesday, May 9, 2018, after being shot and killed in his vehicle on Leonard Street, according to Jackson police. JPD Sgt. Roderick Holmes said it took place just after 10:30 p.m.

Elliot Reed, 30

Elliot Reed, a 30-year-old man, died Wednesday, May 9, 2018, after a shootout with a police officer during a traffic stop, according to the Jackson Police Department. JPD Sgt. Roderick Holmes said it happened sometime after 1 a.m. at the Valero gas station on Cooper Road.

Terrance Terry, 28

Terrance Terry, a 28-year-old black male, died Saturday, May 5, 2018, after a shooting that morning on Bailey Avenue, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said shortly before 1:30 a.m., officers responded to Skonny's BBQ, a business located in the 3100 block of Bailey Avenue near Ridgeway Street, and discovered Terry and 27-year-old Jovorski Blackmon suffering from gunshot wounds.

Jovorski Blackmon, 27

Jovorski Blackmon, a 27-year-old black man, died Saturday, May 5, 2018, after a shooting that morning on Bailey Avenue, according to the Jackson Police Department. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said shortly before 1:30 a.m., officers responded to Skonny's BBQ, a business located in the 3100 block of Bailey Avenue near Ridgeway Street, and discovered Blackmon and 28-year-old Terrance Terry suffering from gunshot wounds.

Evvie Williams, 57

Evvie Williams, a 57-year-old black woman, died Monday, April 30, 2018, after being shot during an apparent home invasion, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said a burglar came into the front door and shot both Williams and her daughter, 24-year-old Jaalyn, in the head.

Lonnie Taylor, 22

Lonnie Montrel Taylor, a 22-year-old black male, died Monday, April 30, 2018, after being shot multiple times in his car, according to the Jackson Police Department. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said Taylor was driving when he was shot and killed, crashing into a home on Montebello Drive.

Justin Harper, 20

Justin Harper, a 20-year-old black man, died Monday, April 30, 2018, after a shooting on Cameron Street, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said the shooting took place sometime before 5 p.m. in the 200 block of the street. Officers found Harper lying in the front lawn of a home there.

Damian Z. Harris, 36

Damian Z. Harris, a 36-year-old male, died Friday, April 27, 2018, shortly after being shot on Colonial Drive, according to Jackson police. JPD Sgt. Roderick Holmes said Harris and another man were seen walking together before the shooting.

April Spells, 26

April Spells, a 26-year-old black woman, died Wednesday, April 18, 2018, one day after being shot at a gas station on Bullard Street, according to the Jackson Police Department. JPD Sgt. Roderick Holmes said it happened at the Fuel Time service station shortly before 8 p.m.

Willie Clark, 19

Willie Clark, a 19-year-old black man, was found dead Wednesday, April 18, in a parking lot near Winter Street, according to Jackson police. JPD Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers responded to the parking area shortly after 7:30 p.m. and found Clark unresponsive.

Traci Clark, 30

Traci Clark, a 30-year-old white female, was found dead Monday, April 16, 2018, in Hanging Moss Creek near Woodway Drive, according to the Jackson Police Department. Investigators say a passerby discovered the body before 7 a.m. near the creek's water line.

Montague Kennedy, 60

Montague Kennedy, a 60-year-old man, was found dead Sunday, April 15, 2018, after a lawn crew made the discovery in an alleyway off Woodrow Wilson Avenue, according to Jackson police. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said the man was found somewhere around the 500 block Sunday afternoon.

Syrentha Harris, 61

Syrentha Harris, a 61-year-old black woman, died Monday, April 2, 2018, inside her apartment on Raymond Road, according to the Jackson Police Department. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said Jackson police originally responded to Chapel Ridge Apartments because of reports of a possible burglary.