Man injured in afternoon shooting - - Jackson, MS

Man injured in afternoon shooting

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Shots rang out in a south Jackson neighborhood Sunday afternoon leaving one man injured.

Jackson Police responded to the scene sometime after three p.m. in the 2900 block of Greenwood Avenue, off McDowell Road.

A man, whose name has not been released, was found shot in the lower leg.

He told investigators he was standing in the back yard of the residence when he heard a shot then looked down and saw that he had been hit.

The shooting victim believes the gunfire may have come from a nearby street.

No arrests have been made.

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