JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police are investigating after a man was killed and two others were injured during a shootout. The shooting happened around 11:00 p.m. on Monday in the 1600 block of Oakland Avenue.
According to Officer Sam Brown, two brothers were sitting inside a vehicle at the location when four other men began firing shots into the car.
One brother was shot multiple times. He was taken to the hospital. At last check, he was listed in critical condition.
Brown said the other brother got out of the car and fired shots and the suspects. One of the suspects, Aaron Mosley, died from his injuries at the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC). The other suspect who was also shot, 19-year-old Bernard Brown, was taken to a hospital for surgery.
Police are searching for the two other suspects. Brown said the suspects were traveling in a Toyota Tundra that was reported stolen from Gulfport.
Investigators believe the shooting was in retaliation to another incident. Police said charges are pending in the case.