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High powered and deadly

High powered assault rifle used in fatal Jackson shooting

The weekend is near and it's picture perfect weather in the metro on this Thursday afternoon. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Jackson police are investigating a shooting on Culbertson Avenue that left one man dead and another victim in the hospital.

Also, Vicksburg Mayor Paul Winfield is undergoing tests at a local hospital after becoming ill a day earlier.

And, more details have emerged in the death of a Copiah County bicyclist who was discovered early Wednesday morning on a road behind Crystal Springs High School.

In sports, highlights from the SEC basketball tournament as we march down March Madness.

Clear skies and 65 spring like degrees in the metro. Don't miss your full First Alert Forecast.

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