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Jackson Police investigate shooting

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Jackson Police investigated a shooting Wednesday night.

It happened shortly before eight at the Metro Inn on Ellis Avenue.

Police told WLBT 37 year old Mark Owens and 28 year old Justin Wells got into a confrontation there.

According to witnesses, Wells left the scene in a blue Lincoln with two others. As they fled he opened fire on Owens.

Owens was taken to UMC with a non life threatening gunshot wound to the back.

Wells returned to the Metro Inn some time later.

He has been taken into custody for questioning.

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