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A stabbing leaves one person dead

Photo courtesy of the Gulfport Police Department

The Jackson Police Department is investigating a fatal stabbing that happened in the 300 block of Derrick Street sometime around 7:30 Monday night.

Officers found a black man outside of a home in that area unresponsive and suffering from what looked like multiple stab wounds.

The victim was later pronounced dead on the scene. So far no witnesses or suspects have been identified. The victim’s has been identified as 36-year-old Jason Madison.

This is Jackson’s 49th Homicide. Anyone with information is asked to contact Police.

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