Jonathan Thornton, 44

Jonathan Thornton, 44
A man was killed when he was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Ina Road and Thornydale Wednesday, July 29. (Source: Karly Tinsley)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jonathan Thornton, a 44-year-old man, died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020, after a shooting in the western part of the city, according to police.

Tweets from the Jackson Police Department indicate the incident took place in the 400 block of Magnolia Street at approximately 6:30 p.m.

Investigators believe someone Thornton knew shot and killed him, a confrontation that could have stemmed from a previous argument.

Police have not made any arrests in the case.

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