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Jackson Police officer remains hospitalized after shooting

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson Police Dept. Detective Kennarious Kirk remains in stable condition after being shot while serving an arrest warrant.

Ahmad Williams, 27, is charged with aggravated assault on a police officer.

Williams was wanted in connection with a March 15th homicide on Utah Street.

Kirk and a group of officers were serving the capital murder warrant in the 1700 block of Cox Street Monday night.

Kirk was shot in the shoulder, just above his bullet proof vest.

Police say the bullet remains lodged in his back.

Kirk is listed in stable condition Tuesday.

Williams will make his initial court appearance Wednesday.

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