The Jackson Police Department is investigating after a 14-year-old boy was shot in the leg.
According to a tweet from JPD, the boy suffered a gunshot wound to the lower leg by an unknown black man.
#JPD is investigating a shooting in the 1000 block of Woodville Dr. A 14-year-old male has suffered a gunshot wound to the lower leg by an unknown black male suspect who later fled. His injury is not life-threatening. No additional info available.— Jackson Police Dept. (@JacksonMSPolice) June 5, 2018
His injury is not life-threatening.
The suspect ran away following the shooting.
This is a developing story. We have a crew at the scene and we will update this as more information becomes available.
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