2 suspects in custody, 1 suspect dies from injuries after deadly “ambush” shooting at Jasco gas station

News

UPDATE: 2/12/2021

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police identified the two suspects in custody after two people were shot and killed at the Jasco gas station on Woodrow Wilson Avenue last weekend.

The suspects, 25-year-old Aaron Hudson and 25-year-old Christopher Barber have both been charged with murder.


UPDATE: 3:09 p.m.

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police said the suspect who was wanted in connection to the shooting death of Christopher Lee has died.

Officer Sam Brown said Justin Partee, 33, was shot multiple times at the Jasco gas station by Lee. Partee was later dropped off at the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) where he died from his injuries.

According to Brown, Partee was dropped off by the two suspects in custody.

Read the previous story below.


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police are investigating after a man was shot and killed at the Jasco gas station Sunday afternoon.

Officer Sam Brown said a 28-year-old man, who has been identified as Christopher Lee, was shot multiple times inside the Woodrow Wilson Avenue business. He died at the scene.

Investigators determined the shooting was possibly an ambush. Police said two suspects are in custody, and one suspect was shot and is still at large.

Brown said officers recovered two guns and some drugs outside the business.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories