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Jackson man injured in early morning shooting

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - An early Saturday morning shooting in Jackson sent one man to the hospital.  Shots rang out on central street and rose street near Poindexter Park around 1:30 a.m. Saturday.

Jackson Police Officer Colendula Green said the man got into an altercation with another man when trying to seek a ride home.  Several shots were fired into the air and a bullet struck the man in the leg.  When Jackson Police arrived on scene they found him lying injured in the middle of the street.  No arrests have been made.

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