Jackson sees its 45th homicide of 2021 after man found dead near Winter Street

Jackson sees its 45th homicide of 2021 after man found dead near Winter Street
(Source: Miles Jackson / WAVE 3 News)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Capital City saw its 45th homicide of the year Friday evening.

According to officials, a man was shot multiple times near Winter Street and Rosemont Avenue around 6 p.m.

The victim was taken to UMMC where he would later die.

The victim was later identified as 44-year-old Duran Parker.

There is no motive or suspect at this time.

Earlier in the day, three men were found dead in a home on Pinebrook Drive near West McDowell Road.

Police are investigating the deaths as a triple homicide. Their identities have not yet been released.

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