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Suspect arrested for shooting man in head

Source: JPD Source: JPD

A suspect has been arrested for shooting a man in the head on Friday.

The shooting was reported around 5:45 a.m. at 3971 Boozer Road, just off Terry Road.

Police say Jacob Morgan, 26, had been shot once in the back of the head with a shotgun.  

Morgan was taken by ambulance to the University of Mississippi Medical Center and is in critical condition.

Jackson Police arrested Emmett Johnson, 58, in connection with the shooting.  

Johnson and the victim were in a wooded area when the shooting happened, police said.

He has been charged with aggravated assault.

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