Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Toddlers Shot in Drive-by

JPD issued the following statement.

Jackson Police are investigating a shooting that resulted in three victims being taken to a local hospital by private vehicle. It happened just before 11:00 am in the 1300 block of Bailey Avenue.

Officers were originally called to the hospital for a gunshot victim. Officers were later updated that there were a total of three victims; a 23-year-old female, and a juvenile female and male, both age 2, that were being treated for injuries. Officers learned from the adult victim that the incident occurred at her residence on Bailey Avenue. As she and the children were exiting the location, shots were heard resulting in the injuries but the victim could not determine where those shots came from.

The adult victim suffered a leg injury and is in stable condition. The male child suffered a hand injury and is also listed as stable. The female child suffered an injury to the abdomen, and having to undergo surgery, she was last listed in critical condition.

A crime scene was located outside the victim’s residence. Officers actively canvassed the area in an attempt to identify a potential suspect or vehicle that may have been involved. A motive and suspect(s) still remain unknown however, no other residents or homes in the area appeared to have been injured or damaged during the incident.

Anyone with information about the suspect(s) involved in this shooting is urged to call CRIME STOPPERS at 601-355-TIPS(8477). The information provided is anonymous and can result in a cash reward…up to $2500, if that information leads to an arrest.


Anonymous said...

It may not be save in Jack-town, but at least it's "radical"!

Anonymous said...

More of the Jackson thug culture. Now they are shooting babies. No morals, no conscience and no damn brains. Anyone who commits a heinous act like this should be hanged from the nearest tree, lamp post or whatever is convenient. No plea bargains in Hell.

Anonymous said...

And all we here from the majority community is bitching about "racists" commenting on the Brookhaven debacle!

Anonymous said...

Another great idea for a Forest Hill skit. They should be able to work it up by Friday. What an absolute outrage!!!

Anonymous said...

This is so very sad and unnecessary. The pain these children and their mother have to go through because some thoughtless person decided to shoot a gun. We just have to restore a civilized society. Becoming like Chicago.

Anonymous said...

The Belhaven and The Fondren dodged a bullet.

Anonymous said...

This is disgusting. Even by Jackson standards. How long are we going to sit back and watch these people act like this. The State should take over Jackson and bring in the National Guard.

Anonymous said...

@9:13 PM - do you really think this was just a "thoughtless" person? It was more likely gang related and not some random act.

Wake up and smell the coffee. Denial is not a river in Egypt.

Anonymous said...

i feel really sad for the kids who were born into this. i hope they can break the cycle of violence

Anonymous said...

This is the downside of a gun culture, but it’s a price we have to be willing to pay because guns are just so cool.

Anonymous said...

"Perception of crime"

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