Jackson Police are investigating a shooting that occurred on 2700 block of Shannon Street.
It happened shortly after 6:30 am this morning.
Officers came to the area after a caller told them someone was shot lying in a yard.
A 24 year-old white male was lying there suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body.
The victim was soon rushed to the hospital.
Officers learned from the victim he was on a neighboring street when he was shot by an unknown black male.
After he was shot he ran to the location where he was found.
The victim is now stable.
The investigators believe the incident was drug related.
The suspect’s description and identity remain unknown.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS(8477).