Man trying to break up fight at Mississippi apartment complex shot and killed, police report

Published 8:47 am Monday, December 18, 2023

A man was shot to death when he was trying to break up a fight at a Mississippi apartment complex Sunday night.

WLBT News in Jackson reports that police responded to a shots fired call at Wood Village Apartments at approximately 5 p.m. Sunday.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found a man with multiple gunshot wounds.

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According to police, the man, who has not been identified, was trying to break up a fight between a man and two women when he was shot.

The shooting victim then reportedly retreated into his apartment before he died of his injuries.

If you have any information about this crime, please call JPD at (601) 960-1234 or Crime Stoppers at (601) 355-8477.