Man arrested for deadly shooting on Cleveland Avenue in Jackson


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police arrested a suspect in connection with Friday’s deadly shooting on Cleveland Avenue.

According to investigators, 29-year-old Kashun McGee was charged with murder for allegedly shooting 27-year-old Kionta Alexander.

Alexander was shot multiple times while inside a vehicle and died from his injuries.

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Jackson Police Department (JPD) is investigating a deadly shooting in the 1300 block of Cleveland Street around 5:30 pm. Police said 27-year-old Kionta Alexander was shot multiple times before succumbing to his injuries on Friday.

According to JPD, another male was shot multiple times at that same location. He is listed in critical condition at a local hospital.

No other information is available at this time.

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