1 in serious condition after east Jackson shooting

UPDATE — Police say a man who was shot Monday at an east Jackson residence has died. The gunman reportedly acted in self-defense and will not be charged in the shooting. See the updated story here.

Original story:

JACKSON, Tenn. — One person is in serious condition after a Monday afternoon shooting in east Jackson.

The victim was shot on Willa Drive and transported to a local hospital, according to Jackson Police Chief Julian Wiser. He said the victim is in serious condition.

The call about the shooting went out around 12:30 p.m.

Officers received information about the suspect’s vehicle and made a traffic stop in the area of North Highland Avenue and Campbell Street.

Chief Wiser said everyone in the vehicle was taken into custody.

Stay with WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News as more information becomes available.

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