Manhunt over, suspect arrested off I-55 - - Jackson, MS


Manhunt over, suspect arrested off I-55

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson police have arrested 29-year-old Vincent McGee at 5:50 p.m. Wednesday evening off I-55 at West Frontage near Lakeland Drive.

Police officers received a tip and were able to apprehend McGee.

McGee is a possibly armed narcotics suspect who fled police after a traffic stop late this afternoon.

McGee was last seen near Crane Blvd and ran from police. According to MDOT, he is on active probation for prior armed robbery and carjacking convictions.

29-year-old Victoria Ward was arrested and is facing drug and traffic charges according to JPD. A white Jaguar with several narcotics inside is being towed at the scene of the traffic stop.

Officers were searching west of I-55 near Meadowbrook Road and near Lakeland Drive.

JPD was also searching neighborhoods around Nassau and Greenwich Streets for the suspect.

We have a crew on the scene and are working to bring you more information.

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