BREAKING: Shooting at Royal Arms Apartments

EAST JACKSON -- A shots fire call went out at around 2:30 p.m. on Monday at the Royal Arms Apartments.

A 23-year-old man arrived at the hospital by private vehicle. He had multiple gunshot wounds.

Officers responded and found a 19-year-old man with a single gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital by ambulance.

Both men told police that they were walking through Royal Arms when they were shot in the parking lot. Neither man lived in the apartment complex.

The only available description is two black males.

The 23-year-old man was treated and released.

The 19-year-old remains at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in stable condition.

Police found marijuana in the 19-year-old's pocket. The investigation is ongoing.

According to the police scanner, a black male has been shot in the back and the arm

There is at least one victim.


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