Jackson Councilman Says He Was Responding to Complaints - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Jackson Councilman Says He Was Responding to Complaints

JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI (Mississippi News Now) - Jackson City Councilman Kenneth  Stokes who represents Ward 3  also told reporters he was responding to complaints from residents who live in the neighborhood where a chase took place last week involving several law enforcement agencies.

Stokes said, "we got blessed by God that during this chase, we have 4 way stops that they just went through that no one was injured. But we want the same respect that they give to their neighborhoods given to Jackson neighborhoods. It's not right to come in here running high speeds when we got children."

We obtained Facebook video of that Christmas Eve chase. It started in Richland. Officers were searching for a shoplifter who assaulted a loss prevention officer at the Walmart in Richland. A man was arrested.

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