Update: The victim is identified as Jessie James Newson, 27 yoa. No charges will be filed at this time. The case will be presented to the Hinds County Grand Jury for further action.
During the preliminary investigation, it was learned that victim was armed with a handgun and exited his vehicle, a dark colored Audi brandishing the handgun towards the front door. A security officer employed by Freelons Club discharged his weapon several times striking the victim. The security guard was detained by officers for questioning in this investigation. There were no other injuries reported.
This investigation is ongoing.
The victim is unidentified pending notification of next of kin.
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