JPD investigating north Jackson business robbery - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

JPD investigating north Jackson business robbery

JPD investigating north Jackson business robbery

Shots fired inside north Jackson gas station; Source: JPD Shots fired inside north Jackson gas station; Source: JPD
Shots fired inside north Jackson gas station; Source: JPD Shots fired inside north Jackson gas station; Source: JPD
JACKSON, MS (WLBT) -

Jackson police are investigating a Monday night business robbery on North State Street.

Police responded to the S Mart shortly before 10:00 p.m., where they say clerk told them that two males entered the store.

One was armed with a handgun and demanded money while the other stood watch at the entrance. They both wore hooded tops that covered their head and faces.

The armed suspect later fired several shots inside the store before both suspects fled on foot.

Neither was able to take anything from the store.

The clerk suffered a minor injury that did not require medical attention while trying to avoid the gunfire.

This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information is should call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS(8477). If your information leads to an arrest, it could be worth up to $2,500.

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