Mississippi Crime & Community News

“We promise to report the unfiltered truth regardless of personal or political consequences.
We will not sacrifice integrity to win the favor of any audience.” 

June 18, 2021

Jackson Police Department seeks alleged suspect on motorcycle after fatal shooting

Therese Apel

Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting in which a suspect fatally shot another man and fled on a motorcycle.

John Lee Martin, 39, was shot just outside his residence following an argument, police said, and then the suspect left the scene on a white motorcycle.

According to JPD, the incident occurred just before 10 a.m. Friday on Ford Ave.

Police have released images of the suspect believed to be responsible for Martin’s death. He is believed to be wearing dreadlocks in his hair and was last seen traveling on a Suzuki motorcycle.

JPD asks that anyone with information, call CrimeStoppers at 601-355-TIPS (8477).

Share this Article

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Share on print

Related Articles