Vicksburg police officer in critical condition after Jackson shooting

Vicksburg police officer in critical condition after Jackson shooting
Officer-involved shooting (Source: WALB)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - A Vicksburg police officer is hospitalized after being shot in Jackson early Saturday morning.

Vicksburg Police Department said that Investigator Eddie Colbert is in critical condition.

Police say Investigator Colbert was off-duty at the time of the shooting.

Vicksburg police are asking for prayers for the officer and his family.

This is a developing story.

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