April 5, 2024

Man Arrested, Charged With Murder And Child Endangerment In Jackson Shooting

Morgan Howard

Source: JPD
Source: JPD

UPDATE: Suspect, 43-year-old male, Alejandro Contreras has been arrested on charges of Murder and is now in Jackson Police custody. He will also be charged with Child Endangerment.


On Thursday, April 4, the Jackson Police Department began investigating a Homicide that occurred on State St. near Presto Ln.

Detectives learned that two victims were shot at this location inside a vehicle.

Unfortunately, one of victims were pronounced deceased at a local hospital. The victim is identified as 23-year-old Jesua Chaves, his next of kin has been notified.

Detectives have also identified a person of interest in this case.

This is an ongoing investigation, if anyone has any additional information relating to this case, please call Crime Stoppers at 601-355- (TIPS) 8477 or contact the Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234.

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