Man found shot to death in parking lot of Jackson community center identified

Man found shot to death in parking lot of Jackson community center identified
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson police are investigating after a man was shot and killed.

The man has been identified as 23-year-old Austin Moore.

It happened in the 4100 block of Parkway Ave just before 9 p.m.

Police say the victim was trying to drive away in a dark colored sedan when he collided with a dark colored SUV in the parking lot of Grove Park Community Center.

The driver of the car, Austin Moore, was found by police on the ground unresponsive and had been shot two times.

The male driver of the SUV was not injured and didn’t appear to have witnessed the shooting.

Police say no suspects have been identified and they are unsure of what lead to the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS (8477).

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