Update: From the Desk of Chief James Davis.
After further investigation from this morning club shooting at “Club Rain” located at 3243 Medgar Evers Blvd. JPD Major Investigations detectives have discovered that multiple people had been shot inside of the establishment. The shooting resulted in 3 lives being lost and 3 other subjects being shot with non-life threatening injuries inside of the club. JPD- Detectives have ascertained information and warrants are forthcoming today for the person(s) responsible for this senseless crime in our city.
This is an unfortunate and a senseless crime that no agency has the means of preventing and is also very difficult to predict.
J.P.D. is asking and seeking assistance from the public and if anyone has patronized this establishment during the shooting to call the Homicide/Robbery Division at 601-960-1278.
The Jackson Police Department is currently investigating a shooting that occurred around 2:30 am Sunday morning at Club Rain on Medgar Evers Boulevard.
A 25-year-old woman was found inside the club near the front entrance, who was shot multiple times.
A 22-year-old female was found shot multiple times at the rear of the club.
An unknown male, who police believe to be in his early 20′s, was also found at the rear of the club shot multiple times next to the 22-year-old.
All three victims were deceased.
Investigators are still gathering information on what led to this incident. The identity of the victims is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.