Man injured in shooting at Cypress Hill Apartments


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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police are investigating after a man was shot in the leg at Cypress Hill Apartment on Saturday.

Officers were dispatched to the apartment complex on Locus Street just after 5:00 p.m.

At the scene, authorities found a 53-year-old male who had been shot once in his left thigh. The victim was transported to University of Mississippi Medical Center for treatment.

Police said a 9mm shell casing was recovered, and a person of interest has been named.

There are no details on the motive.

12 News will provide an update as more information becomes available.


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