UPDATE: Police identify 21-year-old shot and killed in Jackson - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

UPDATE: Police identify 21-year-old shot and killed in Jackson

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A 21-year-old man is dead following a shooting on Belvedere Drive in Jackson. 

Officers were called to Belvedere Drive near Dorgan Street for an accident with injuries. A car was reportedly traveling south of Belvedere Drive when it left the road, hit a tree and caught fire. 

When officers arrived, police found 21-year-old Tyshun Robinson shot multiple times in the driver's seat of the blue Cadillac. Witnesses on the scene pulled him from the car. 

Robinson was transported to UMMC in very critical condition, but was pronounced dead shortly after arrival to the hospital. 

There were reports of gunfire in the area prior to the incident. There is no motive or suspect information at this time. Witnesses have been detained for questioning. 

The investigation is ongoing. The cause of the fire is also under investigation. 

This is the city's 59th homicide of the year.

Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234 or Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS (8477).

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