Man Assaulted on Old Hickory Boulevard
Jackson police were combing much of west Jackson, Wednesday night after a man was attacked along Old Hickory Boulevard. According to investigators, they received a call shortly before 9, where they found a man who had been hit in the head. The victim suffered non life-threatening injuries, but claims he was pistol-whipped by the suspect before he fled. Investigators said they are searching for a black man, in dark clothing, who is possibly armed with a handgun. Witnesses said the suspect was last seen running southwest towards an apartment complex. If you have seen the suspect, contact Jackson Police at (731) 425-8400.