JPD: Shooting victim identified after incident near Merit Health

JPD: Shooting victim identified after incident near Merit Health
JPD: Shooting victim dead after incident near Merit Health (Source: WLBT)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting incident and crash that happened at Merit Health Hospital on late Friday night.

According to JPD, the victim of the shooting suffered two gunshot wounds and crashed his vehicle in front of the hospital.

AMR transported the victim to Merit Health where he was pronounced deceased.

The victim has been identified as Brian Houser.

There is no suspect information at this time.

The investigation is ongoing.

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