Murder suspect killed in officer-involved shooting at Jackson hotel

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police are investigating after a man was found dead Sunday morning at a hotel on I-55 North Frontage Road.

Officers responded to the scene and discovered the victim, Josh Casaus, dead from a gunshot wound by suspect, Dishawn Sanders.

When officers arrived, Sanders fired at the officers and they returned fire striking and killing Sanders.

Investigators have not yet determined a motive. This is an ongoing investigation.

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