JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police said two suspects were arrested in connection to the homicide on Wabash Street.

Officer Sam Brown identified the suspects as 20-year-old Ashunti McGee and 23-year-old Sentriz Davis. They were arrested on Wednesday, January 11.


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart identified the victim as 17-year-old Marquarius Carpenter.

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police are investigating after a person was shot and killed over the weekend.

The shooting happened around 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 8 in the 3000 block of Wabash Street. Officer Sam Brown said police discovered the deceased victim with multiple gunshot wounds.

Brown did not identify the victim. He said investigators are working to gather information about possible suspects.

Anyone with information about the shooting can contact the Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234 or Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS (8477).