Police: Several shots fired into Jackson home, killing 41-year-old woman

A woman was fatally shot in a Jackson home at around 1:30 a.m. Sunday.

Jackson Police said in a media release they are investigating the shooting, which occurred in the 200 block of East Ash Street.

Several gunshots were fired into the home and a 41-year-old female was shot once and died of her injuries at the scene, said Sam Brown, the Jackson Police Department’s public information officer, in a media release.

The name of the victim is not being released pending notification of next of kin, Brown said.

No other details were immediately available.

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