Gunfire erupts in Jackson neighborhood - - Jackson, MS

Gunfire erupts in Jackson neighborhood

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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson Police are investigating the events surrounding a series of gunfire in the 3500 block of Hollywood Avenue in Jackson Tuesday night.

Eyewitnesses told WLBT over a dozen young black males were walking down the street and they were all armed. 

Neighbors said the some 20 males began firing at an unknown individual.

Residents also reported hearing 40 to 50 rounds being fired.

At least one person was taken to a local hospital.

No word on their condition or on any arrests.

Jackson Police declined to comment on the shooting.

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