Suspect arrested after man assaulted, shot on Royal St. in Jackson

Suspect arrested after man assaulted, shot on Royal St. in Jackson
Jeremie Mallard; Source: JPD (Source: Jeremie Mallard; JPD)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - According to Jackson police, a man was shot around 1:00 a.m. on Royal Street on Thursday.

Friday Jackson police arrested 36-year-old Jeremie Mallard and charged him with aggravated assault.

The victim is still in stable condition at the hospital.

A man was assaulted and shot after he got into some kind of altercation with several other men.

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