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Attempted robbery ends with suspect shot in shoulder

Jabaris Mclin - Source: JPD Jabaris Mclin - Source: JPD
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

JPD Commander Tyree Jones has confirmed a shooting that happened on Chestnut Street. 

18-year-old Jabaris Mclin has been charged with attempted robbery of an individual. Mclin attempted to rob the victim at gunpoint. He fired shots and the victim returned fire, hitting Mclin in the shoulder. 

The suspect was arrested at Merit Health.

The victim was taken to Merit Health for treatment, but there were no other injuries. 

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