Sunday, July 19, 2020

Northside Drive Homicide

JPD issued the following statement. 

Jackson police are investigating a shooting that occurred around 8:30 pm on Northside Drive near Triangle Drive. Damien Horton 36 was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. He later succumbed to his injuries. Horton was driving on Northside Drive when the shooting occurred. There are no suspects at this time. If anyone has any information on this shooting, call Jackson police at 601-960-1278 or CrimeStoppers at 601-355-TIPS (8477).

Kingfish note: Horton was a drug dealer. 

14 comments:

Anonymous said...

Kingfish you need to do better with your headlines. Could have easily put Northside Drive. Nortside could mean anything.

Anonymous said...

11:11 - What the hell could Nortside possibly mean?

Anonymous said...

Another example proving the clarion ledger last year was correct in the article talking about the 2 Jackson's. One end of northside drive is private security huge houses one income families private schools with condo or 30a beach house. The other end of northside Dr is poor single moms with crime ridden neighborhood. One road 2 different worlds.

Anonymous said...

Tough crowd.

Next.

Anonymous said...

@6:15
What is your point? Should there be no success for the people who make the effort toward success as long as others make no effort and simply follow in their mother's footsteps of dependence?

Do you believe we should all wallow in poverty and be equal in pathetic misery?

I accept that during several stages in my life, the right choices could have improved my life. I know I have no one to blame but myself.

Anonymous said...

Triangle Mart is the gathering place for the regular Sunday night thug races. Not surprised someone was killed. It was extremely loud last night.

Anonymous said...

I wonder if Baby Chok cruises the streets of his city at night? After all, it is his radical city.

Anonymous said...

For those keeping score WLBT has 2020 count at 58.

Anonymous said...

@9:32.....Baby Chock lives on the OTHER side of Northside!

Anonymous said...

@58 Jacktown is destined to break 100 this year. Come on thugs, we are depending on you.

Anonymous said...

@ 7:44
My point is there shouldn't be such wealth and such poverty in the city. Eastover Meadowbrook northside Dr all on one side then 5 miles away such poverty. I believe in a fairness distribution for equality. Everyone born poor stay poor. Born rich die rich.. you see dis all the time.

Anonymous said...

12:11, I know plenty of people that were born without a lot, but worked hard (some went to college, some not) & made a good living. The “fairness distribution for equality“ is called hard work combined with good decision making.

Anonymous said...

@12:11
I grew up in rural Rankin county in a rented trailer manufactured 10 years before I was born. And now I now own a 5 bedroom house in a gated community in Flowood. My single mother never took food stamps despite being a single mother. She was proud and she taught us about hard work and responsibility.

That's the difference between the two ends of Northside Drive.

Anonymous said...

1.) Don't break the law
2.) Wait and have children until BOTH parents are financially and emotionally ready to take care of them.
3.) Find a profession that you have a aptitude in and become a expert.
4.) Don’t put harmful things in your body. (harmful drugs, excessive alcohol, cigarettes, excessive fatty foods etc).
5.) Love your neighbor like yourself.

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