Man shot and killed outside gas station

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Update 5:30 pm

Jackson police charged four in connection with this morning’s shootings on McDowell Road.

Police say the incident was captured on surveillance video but was deemed to graphic to release it to the public.

These four have been charged:

24 year-old, Javarca Myers, charged with one count of murder, two counts of aggravated assault.

37 year-old, Jermaine Robinson, charged with one count of accessory after the fact to murder, two counts of accessory after the fact to aggravated assault.

34 year-old, Aram Cain, charged with one count of accessory after the fact to murder, two counts of accessory after the fact to aggravated assault.

36 year-old, April Lang, charged with one count of accessory after the fact to murder, two counts of accessory after the fact to aggravated assault.

Each will remain in custody as they await their initial court appearances.  


Update 5:00 pm

The victim of this morning’s shooting has been identified as 34-year-old Gary Lee.


Police are investigating a second shooting on McDowell Road.

Detectives say a  man was shot outside a Citgo gas station. The scene has been roped off. 

Earlier Friday, detectives investigated a shooting in the 100 block of McDowell, two people were shot and one died at the scene.

The two scenes are related. Police say this morning’s violence started with a fight at the gas station and escalated. WJTV 12’s Terrance Fridays explains.

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