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Man shot multiple times on State St. in Jackson

Man shot multiple times in Jackson; Source: WLBT Man shot multiple times in Jackson; Source: WLBT
Man shot multiple times in Jackson; Source: WLBT Man shot multiple times in Jackson; Source: WLBT
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A man was shot multiple times on State Street in Jackson Friday shortly after 11:00 a.m..

Officers responded to a call of shots being fired. When they arrived, they were told that two black men were involved in some type of fight just outside of what appeared to be an auto detailing business.

One of the men left the location walking and later fired shots from across the street, hitting the second man multiple times. 

The 36-year-old victim left in a vehicle and drove a short distance down the street before officers found him. He was later transported to a local hospital and is listed in critical condition. 

A suspect was taken into custody near the scene. He is currently being interviewed by investigators.  

A motive is still unknown and charges are pending.  

This investigation is ongoing. 

According to Sgt. Holmes, a 36-year-old man was shot multiple times after he got into some kind of fight with another man.

The victim was transported to the hospital and his condition is unknown.

We have a crew headed to the scene and will bring you more on this developing story. 

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