Authorities respond to homicide on Springfield Circle


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead.

Authorities said Christopher Wilder was shot multiple times on Springfield Circle.

Officer Colendula Green said Wilder pulled out a gun and fired several rounds at Kenny and Kevin Hodges. Kevin Hodges was shot in the back shoulder. Officer Green said that was when Kenny Hodges allegedly got a gun and fired shots at Wilder.

Wilder died from his injuries.

Kevin Hodges’ condition is unknown at this time.

The case is still under investigation.

Officer Green said this is the 16th homicide of the year.

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