Two killed in shooting outside of Baptist Hospital in Jackson

Two people were killed in a shooting outside of Baptist Hospital in Jackson early Wednesday.

According to the Jackson Police Department, the shooting happened just after 6:30 a.m. 

Baptist Hospital, in a statement released at 8:00 a.m., said, “We can confirm that there was a shooting on the campus this morning. The campus is safe, and the police are investigating. We’ll provide more information as soon as we can.

The Jackson Police Department said it appeared that a woman got into a tussle with the suspect during a domestic incident when a security guard stepped in to stop the incident. Both the woman and the security guard were killed.

Police say the gunman drove away in the female victim’s car after the shootings.

This is a developing story.

 

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