At 2am this morning (May 12) officers responded to 803 29th Street Azalea Park apartments in reference to shots heard in the area. Upon officers arrival they located a male inside a vehicle that was shot multiple times. He was pronounced deceased at the scene. The name of the victim is being withheld at this time pending notification of next of kin. This is an ongoing investigation. If you have any information on this incident contact the Meridian Police Department 601-485-1893 or Crime Stoppers 855-485-8477.
The Victim has been identified as JaQualyn Darby 21 years old.