Jackson police investigate homicide on Mesilla Drive


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police are investigating after at least one person was shot and killed Tuesday evening.

The shooting happened on Mesilla Drive near Savannah Street around 7:30 p.m. The Hinds County coroner also responded to the scene.

According to the coroner, 22-year-old Jeremiah Smith died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Witinesses said more people were shot during the incident other than Smith. They said they heard arguing right before shots were fired.

At this time, police have not released any information about a possible suspect.

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