Police: 2 found dead inside truck hit by gunfire in Jackson

Police say two people are dead after a pickup truck was struck by gunfire in Jackson.

Posted: Aug 6, 2018 9:13 AM

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Police say two people are dead after a pickup truck was struck by gunfire in Jackson.

WLBT-TV reports a security guard at a hospital called police at about 4 a.m. Sunday to report a truck had crashed off the roadway. Officers found bullet holes in the vehicle.

Jackson police confirmed Sunday that two men inside the truck were dead, but released no further information. The identities of the victims were not immediately released.

Investigators were combing the scene for evidence Sunday. Police had not announced any arrests in the case

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