T’Quarius Jones appeared in court Tuesday and was denied bond. Jones is charged in the shooting death of his cousin Justin Harper.
UPDATE: Jackson Police made an arrested in the deadly shooting of 20-year-old Justin Harper.
18-year-old T’Quarius Jones is charged with murder for the death of his cousin. Sgt. Roderick Holmes said he is awaiting his initial court appearance.
JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Jackson Police say a man died after being shot multiple times on Cameron St. in South Jackson.
Police have identified the victim as 20-year-old Justin Harper.
JPD responded to the scene to find a man lying in the front lawn shot multiple times.
The shooting happened Monday afternoon around 5 p.m.
We’ve also learned that one person is in custody.
We’re told officers located an 18-year-old man believed to tbe the cousin of the victim who was taken into custody.
Officers say they later learned that a disagreement between the two led to an altercation before the suspect grabbed a handgun and shot the victim.
Charges are pending.
When we receive more information from Jackson Police, we will update you.