Jackson man killed near Battlefield park identified - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Jackson man killed near Battlefield park identified

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson police confirm there was a homicide on Friday at 6:40 a.m. 

A passerby noticed the body laying in a front yard on East Porter Street near the sidewalk across from Battlefield Park.

According to Commander Tyree Jones, 38-year-old Edward Evans was shot one time in the head.

Jackson police are investigating this incident.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

If you have any information regarding this investigation, please contact Jackson Police at 601-960-1234 or 601-355-TIPS.

This investigation is on-going.

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