Man arrested and charged for deadly shooting on Lynch St.

John Henry McCray IV, 19
John Henry McCray IV, 19(Jackson Police Department)
Updated: Apr. 24, 2020 at 9:42 AM CDT
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting that happened on late Thursday night.

According to JPD, the shooting happened just before 12 a.m. on Lynch St.

Police stated that a male was shot by another male at a local car wash after an intense argument. The victim of the shooting died from his injuries.

JPD has identified the victim as 32-year-old Anthony Pierre Blackmore.

Police said the suspect, 19-year-old John Henry McCray IV, fled the scene but was later located in an area closeby.

McCray has been arrested and charged with murder.

The investigation is ongoing.

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