JPD: Woman shoots boyfriend after he assaulted her

Police say charges are pending in this ongoing investigation.

JPD: Woman shoots boyfriend after he assaulted her

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson police are investigating after a man was shot Wednesday morning by his girlfriend.

According to police, the shooting happened just after 9:30 a.m.

Police say that the man assaulted his girlfriend with some sort of blunt object and she shot him.

Witnesses say the man was shot in the side on Brown Street then went to Shady Oaks Street, where he was found sitting on the stairs at an apartment complex.

The woman’s injuries were minor and she did not have to go to the hospital. The man is responsive and currently in stable condition at a local hospital.

Police say charges are pending in this ongoing investigation.

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