On May 31, 2016 at approx. 7:16 PM, Jackson Police Officers responded to 1259 Winterview St. regarding a shooting. Upon officers’ arrival, it was learned that an unidentified 17 year old male had been shot once in the left leg. He was transported to UMMC via AMR for medical condition and listed in stable condition.
During the investigation, it was learned that the victim was standing in the yard of this location when the driver of a dark colored or black Toyota Camry stopped the vehicle and fired a single gunshot from a handgun towards the victim striking him in the leg. The suspect fled the scene in the vehicle moments after the shooting. There is no motive nor any further suspect information provided at this time.
Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234 or 601-355-TIPS (8477).