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Jackson man hospitalized following afternoon shooting

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Jackson Police are searching for a man who opened fire outside a west Jackson home, leaving one man injured Monday afternoon.

Units responded to the scene shortly after 3 p.m. at 454 Eminence Row.

Officer Colendula Green said an 18 year old man was shot during an argument over a vehicle.

Investigators say the unidentified shooting victim was taken to UMMC with non life threatening injuries.

Residents said they heard at least four shots.

"The preliminary investigation reveals that these two subjects were involved in some type of verbal altercation involving a vehicle which resulted in an 18 year old being shot. The other subject who was doing the shooting actually fled the scene in another vehicle," said Green.

The gunman reportedly left the scene in a white car.

Call Crimestoppers at 601-855-TIPS if you have any information about this shooting.

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