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Jackson man shot in the leg

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Jackson Police Department Commander Tyree Jones tells us that at 7:16 p.m., officers were called to the 1200 block of Winterview Drive where a 17-year-old male was shot in the leg. 

The victim was standing in the yard of the house when the driver of a dark colored or black Toyota Camry stopped the car and fired a single gunshot striking the victim in the leg. 

The suspect is unidentified and fled the scene in the Toyota Camry. 

The motive is also unknown and there is no further suspect information.

The victim is in stable condition and being transported to UMMC.

This is a developing story. We have a crew on the scene and we will update when we know more. 

Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234 or 601-355-TIPS (8477).

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