Man shot while driving on Jackson city street - - Jackson, MS

Man shot while driving on Jackson city street

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A 46-year-old man was shot to death in Jackson Thursday night.

JPD Officer Colendula Green says Cecil Maxie and his wife were traveling on Walnut Street when he was shot inside his pickup truck. The bullet hit him in the stomach and he continued driving until he crashed his pickup into a house in the 700 block of Porter Street.

Maxie's wife, who is 39 year's old had to be cut from the vehicle. Both were taken to a local hospital where Cecil Maxie died shortly after his arrival.

His wife sustained non life threatening injuries. A woman and a baby were inside the house on Porter Street. They were not hurt. No word on a suspect or motive in the shooting.

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