UPDATE (Friday 2:15 p.m.) – Jackson Police have identified the victim in a fatal shooting Thursday morning. Police tell 6 News that Joseph Oliver, 51, was found shot several times and seated in the front seat of a van.
Jackson police are investigating an apparent homicide this morning.
According to our partners at MLive, police were called to the 700 block of Blair Park Drive at approximately 7:30 a.m. and found the man in the passenger seat of a van parked outside the Blair Park Apartments, Jackson Police Lt. Adam Williams said.
The van’s windshield had multiple bullet holes, leading investigators to believe the shooter was standing in front of the van when he or she opened fire, Williams said.
This story is still developing and will be updated throughout the day.