May 31, 2022

Jackson police investigate body found in abandoned motel

Therese Apel

A man was found shot in the chest multiple times at an abandoned hotel in Jackson, police say.

Abdullah Mohammed was found in a room in the old Quality Inn on Ellis Avenue near I-20.

Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham Stewart told WLBT that the body was found around 1 a.m. Monday.

Police have not released any information on a suspect or a motive in the slaying.

If you have any information on this crime, please contact JPD at 601-960-1234 or Central Mississippi Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS (8477).

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