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Jackson Police searching for 2 men in overnight shooting

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Police are looking for 2 men in connection to a shooting that happened at Pin Oak and Cottonwood in Jackson overnight.

Officer Colendula Green said when police arrived on the scene, they found Justin Williams lying on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds.

Police discovered that there was an altercation prior to the shooting.

Witnesses said they saw 2-3 men in a newer silver 4-door Chevy Impala with a sunroof coming into the area.

The men fired several shots striking Williams multiple times.

Officers said the witnesses have possibly identified 20-year-old Kendravious Eldridge and 32-year-old LaDerrick Watts as 2 of the men in the car.

The Chevy Impala was last seen traveling west on Cottonwood fleeing the scene.

Investigators recovered bullet casings from a 9mm casing and a 357 sig. were at the scene.

Warrants have been issued for Eldridge and Watts for murder.

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