Robbery and shooting in Jackson - - Jackson, MS

Robbery and shooting in Jackson

JPD investigates armed robberies, 2 in custody and 2 shot

A beautiful Thursday afternoon to be outside in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT..

Chastain Middle School was reportedly on lock down after reports of gunmen in the area following an armed robbery and possible shooting of an ATM technician at a service station on Fortification and West Streets.

Plus, Clinton Police say they received a call on Wednesday around 5:50 pm from a woman saying that she had come home from work and found her husband laying in the yard of their home with a gunshot wound.

And, a man who plead guilty to 4 counts of house burglary, Bruce Donell Shannon, was sentenced today to 50 years in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections.

In sports, Brookhaven will play football Friday, although two team members were killed in a car crash.

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