Jackson police respond to shooting on Morton Avenue


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Jackson Police Department responded to a shooting Thursday afternoon. The shooting happened in the 2200 block of Morton Avenue around 4:00 p.m.

Investigators said the victim, Kevin Jones, was shot by the suspect, Kevin Luckett, after a fight that happened earlier in the day. Jones was taken to the hospital by a private vehicle with non life-threatening injuries.

Police said Luckett arrived at the University of Mississippi Medical Center with gunshot wounds. This is an ongoing investigation.

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