One man dead after being shot in Jackson

MidSouth Apartments

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Jackson Police Department is investigating after a man was shot and killed.

The shooting happened at MidSouth Apartments on Elton Road around 10:00 Saturday morning.

According to Corporal Detective Colendula Green, police found the body of 26-year-old Marquis Alexander. Officers believe he was shot and killed by 31-year-old Walter Parker.

Detective Green said Parker was arrested and has been charged with one count of murder. He is being held without bond until his initial court appearance.


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