JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police are investigating a double homicide that happened on Sunday, January 23.

The incident happened at the Rainbow Motel on Medgar Evers Boulevard. The Hinds County coroner identified the two victims as Kiera Poole, 21, and Samantha Cannon, 22.

Brown stated the women were both shot multiple times inside a motel room. Deputy Police Chief Deric Hearn said Jermaine White was arrested in connection to the double homicide.