Man arrested after shooting, killing 21-year-old at Jackson apartment complex

Man arrested after shooting, killing 21-year-old at Jackson apartment complex
No current suspect after man found shot to death at Jackson apartment complex, police say (Source: WLBT)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson police have made an arrest after a man was found shot to death at an apartment complex in Jackson.

It happened Tuesday afternoon around 1:30 in the 1200 block of Lawnview Place.

According to police, a man was found fatally wounded and lying on the ground. The victim has been identified as 21-year-old Dameon Parker. He was shot multiple times.

Tramaine Hinton was later arrested and charged with murder and possession of a stolen firearm.

Investigators discovered while questioning witnesses that Hinton had an altercation with a family member about a week ago and was taken to the State Hospital for a mental evaluation and later released.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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