JPD Officer Involved in Shooting | Jackson Free Press | Jackson, MS

JPD Officer Involved in Shooting


The Jackson Police Department is investigating a Sunday shooting that involved a Jackson Police Department officer, WAPT reported yesterday.

A female officer responded to a call Sunday afternoon about a suspicious person on Fryant Avenue in west Jackson. JPD officials reported that the officer shot the suspect after an altercation.

The officer is currently on administrative leave while the department investigates the shooting.

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