Police investigate afternoon shooting in east Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. — Police are investigating a Monday afternoon shooting in east Jackson.

Police are looking for man in connection with the shooting that took place around 12:40 p.m. in the area of 33 Carver Avenue, according to a release from the Jackson Police Department.

A victim is being treated at a local hospital, according to the release.

Police describe the subject they are seeking as a black male who was wearing a red hoodie and blue jeans.

Investigators are working the scene and collecting evidence.

The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is urged to call Jackson police at 731-425-8400 or Crime Stoppers at 731-424-TIPS (8477).

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