Friday, May 4, 2018

Shooting on Nawffside

JPD issued the following statement and mug shot.  


Jackson Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred on Northside Drive near Eastwood Road. 


Shortly after 4:30pm, officers responded to a shots-fired call in the area.  They later found a black female who told officers that a black male fired shots into her vehicle from his, as she drove down Northside Drive. 

Based on the victim’s description, officers later located the vehicle at a nearby apartment complex. The driver exited and later fled on foot. He was apprehended following a brief foot pursuit. 

The suspect, identified as 28-year-old, Lee Martin Adams was arrested and is charged with Aggravated Assault for allegedly shooting into an occupied vehicle. 

The female driver was not injured from the gunfire. 


21 comments:

Map it said...

Since when is Northside Dr near Eastover?

Anonymous said...

Sounds like they knew each other (they went right to where he lived) and he was chasing her.

Anonymous said...

Seems most shootings aren't by random chance. It certainly seems they knew each other. Most people even the hoodlums just randomly shoot at random people or objects. Generally always a motive with the person being targeted. Not random. Exception being a school or mass shooting. Retired police officer speaking here. This guy looks like he's on something indeed. Also on another note apartment complexes are breeding grounds for crime. Even in flowood certainly Jackson and Ridgeland by no means is an exception. Sad but true.

Anonymous said...

I live in Ridgeland. Several apartment complexes recently near my neighborhood have taken a turn for the worse over the past 4 years or so. Sad... I left Clinton 10 years ago bc the apartments across from my house was once made up of college students ended up being a scummy complex. My parents still live in Clinton and say it's really affected the area. So yes I do agree that apartments are breeding grounds for crime.

Anonymous said...

And that's not even the most surprising shooting of the day. Someone started shooting at the vigil for Lil Lonnie-- who was shot/killed in Jackson.

On the bright side, maybe the US military will start combat training in Jackson for spec ops troops before deployment to Middle East war zones, and the city can use the money to fix the roads.

Just a thought.

Anonymous said...

Y'all just think these are gunshots. Move along. It's nothing but loose rock on the roads where work is being done.

But, on another note; Apartments don't 'breed crime'. You have it backwards. Those urchins among us so disposed to criminal activity simply 'stay' in apartment buildings. So, in your quest to determine which came first...the criminal or the apartment, it was the criminal.

Anonymous said...

Anonymous Map it said...

Since when is Northside Dr near Eastover?

May 4, 2018 at 3:31 AM


Since around 1950. An entrance to Eastover is about 3000ft from Northside Drive.

but why do you ask?

The statement said "Northside Drive near Eastwood Road. Which also happens to be about 3300ft from the entrance to Eastover.

Anonymous said...

@ 7:51 AM...Silly fool, have you never heard of a 21 gun salute ???

Anonymous said...

May 4, 2018 at 8:06 AM = Fake comment

Anonymous said...

Clearly this is a situation in which they knew each other. Stop with the Madison/Jackson argument. Yawn. Madison people are the worst. We get it. You think that you are so smart because you choose to live in Madison. Again, yawn.

Anonymous said...

7:32, I moved to Clinton a couple of years ago after living out of state for years. You are right about the apartments. Plan was to rent an apartment while we looked for a house, but we didn't because of how sketchy all the apartment complexes were. I was so surprised because when we moved away, Clinton wasn't like that. Also have to say I was surprised at how many check cashing and title loan places had popped up.

Anonymous said...


"Nawffside"..........LMAO !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Louis LeFleur said...

Neighborhood grapevine says JPD was chasing a shoplifter and the woman whose car was shot at was in the way of the fleeing shoplifter.

Louis LeFleur said...

Hmmmm.... piecing together the story from various sources now, apparently the neighborhood grapeville is b.s. in this case! Pity.

Anonymous said...

Do his friends call him "Lee Mar" as in "Lee Mar Adams"? Poor guy!

Adams Crime Family said...

OK, this has to be a joke.

Lee Martin Adams
Lamar Adams

Really?

Come on! That's too much of a coincidence!

Next you'll be telling me that his accomplices were Brinta Lex Zander and John "Deezie" Wright!

Anonymous said...

I saw this guy in a red convertible with top down... it was a mustang... he was speeding through Sherwood forest neighborhood... I didn't say anything as he was close by while I was walking my dog... I felt I was being racially insensitive had I asked him to slow down. So maybe next time my common sense will prevail.

Anonymous said...

I wonder if this is the same guy that shot at the eye doctor at Northside and I-55.

Anonymous said...

Sounds like he's a loose cannon as well as a bad shot.

Anonymous said...

9:04 So it's OK to shoot at someone as long as you know them?

Anonymous said...

9:28 I’m not sure how you inferred that from my comment. Obviously the answer to that is “no”. I was merely pointing out that Madison people love to act like everyone in Jackson is just going around shooting random people. I can’t believe that I wasted time replying to your stupid comment.

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