JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – A Jackson man was sentenced to more than seven years in prison for carjacking.
According to court documents, on August 9, 2019, 23-year-old Xavier Keshun Caldwell used a firearm to carjack a victim near Northside Drive and Bailey Avenue in Jackson.
Caldwell pled guilty to carjacking on April 28, 2022. In court, Caldwell admitted to using a firearm to forcefully take the victim’s car.
U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate sentenced Caldwell to a prison term of 92 months to run consecutively to a seven year sentence received in Madison County Circuit Court on February 19, 2020, for auto burglary. Judge Wingate also fined Caldwell $1,500, and sentenced him to a term of 36 months supervised release following release from prison.
The case was investigated by the Jackson Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives.