Det Eric Smith, Jackson, MS Police Department
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Jackson Police Chief Rebecca Coleman said Thursday afternoon a police officer and a murder suspect died of gunshot wounds at the Jackson Police Department in downtown Jackson. Coleman was flanked by Assistant Police Chief Lee Vance, Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis and District Attorney Robert Shuler Smith.
Coleman said officers arrested a murder suspect Thursday afternoon, and the suspect was being interviewed on the third floor. Coleman said later there were reports of shots being fired. The suspect and a police officer were then found dead, Coleman said.
ODMP- Detective Eric Smith, Jackson Police Department, Mississippi
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