Arrest made in shooting death of man found lying on Reddix Street

Arrest made in shooting death of man found lying on Reddix Street
26-year-old Percy Octavious Hill. (Source: JPD)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Another homicide investigation is now underway in the Capital City.

Jackson police, with help from the U.S. Marshals Task Force, arrested 26-year-old Percy Octavious Hill for the shooting death of 35-year-old Quentin Lavon Funchess.

Hill is being charged with capital murder.

Funchess was found lying dead in the 1600 block of Reddix Street just after 12:30 a.m. Monday, April 13. A shots fired call had been previously received in the area.

According to police, the victim suffered multiple wounds to the body.

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