Incident

5-15-2024 Mississippi Jackson 1-1

Location

May 15, 2024

Parham Bridges Park
5055 Old Canton Rd
Jackson, Mississippi

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Melvin McNair Jr.
  • Age: 29
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Armed Robbery
  • Name: Daveon Lindsey
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Armed robbery with injury/death and/or evidence of DGU found
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

Suspect shot and killed adult male in armed robbery at park;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 223 Rem [AR-15]

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 29
State House District: 64