Meridian Star

October 14, 2013

Motel shooting leaves 1 man dead

The Associated Press
Associated Press

JACKSON, Miss. — Police are investigating a fatal shooting at a north Jackson motel.

WLBT TV reports (http://bit.ly/1cisB9i) the shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Motel 6 on Interstate 55 North.

Officer Colendula Green a 56-year-old man was shot and killed.

Green said the shooting is being investigated as a homicide.

Details about the shooting where not immediately available.