Woman arrested after deadly shooting at Arlington Apartments

Homicides

A man is killed in a shooting at an apartment complex in Jackson

UPDATE: Jackson Police arrested a 29-year-old woman in connection to a deadly shooting at Arlington Apartments on Ridgewood Road.

Allyson Johnson is charged with capital murder for her alleged knowledge and involvement in the death of Geremia Grant.

Police believe the motive for the shooting was robbery.


UPDATE: 12/15/19 9:02 p.m.

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Jackson Police Department identified the man who was shot and killed at an apartment complex on Ridgewood Road Saturday night.

Investigators said 25-year-old Geremia Grant was shot in the lower back in the 5800 block of Ridgewood Road.

Officers learned that an unknown male entered an apartment unit and confronted the victim about an earlier incident. Grant reportedly fled the apartment and was shot by the suspect. He was taken to the hospital, where he died.

JPD said the suspect was last seen wearing a red jacket. He reportedly left the scene in an older, light colored sedan.

Investigators are currently following up with information that may possibly lead to the identity of the suspect.


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Jackson Police Department is investigating after a man was shot and killed. The shooting happened at an apartment complex on Ridgewood Road just after 11:00 Saturday night.

Investigators said the victim was shot in the back by an unknown suspect. Police believe the suspect drove away in an older, light colored sedan.

If you have any information on this shooting, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 601-355- TIPS(8477) or the Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories