JPD: One dead after shooting on Derrick Street

The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred around 8:00pm on Friday...
The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred around 8:00pm on Friday night on Derrick Street.(WLBT)
Published: Nov. 27, 2021 at 6:18 AM CST
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred around 8:00pm on Friday night on Derrick Street.

A Black man was shot twice and died at the scene. His identity is unknown at this time.

A 223 Assault rifle was found lying next to the body and approximately nine shell casings were found in the street.

A 13-year-old man was also shot in both legs and transported to a local hospital, and is listed in stable condition.

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