Shooting in Jackson

By: Tim Gillette
By: Tim Gillette

JACKSON - A man is shot from behind early Tuesday morning in Jackson. Jackson Police tell News 10 that the victim called them after he was shot at about 4:30am outside the Blair Park Apartments. The victim tells police that he was approached by two men, who asked for his help in changing a tire. The two men then displayed a handgun. At that point the victim ran. He was shot at multiple times, and struck once. Police were unable to locate any suspects. The victim, who is a 30-year-old man from Ann Arbor, was taken to Allegiance Hospital. Police tell us he is in serious condition, but is expected to recover.


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  • by Tina Location: Jackson on Oct 5, 2009 at 02:13 AM
    Jackson isn't that bad of town. Blair Park was recently cleaned up and I'm shocked that this is occuring again.
  • by Jason Location: Jackson on Sep 29, 2009 at 06:06 PM
    I went into Blair Park about 10 years ago when I was in college to meet a classmate and study for an exam. And believe me, if you drive in there with a clean, nice looking car and they know you aren't from around there, you will notice a lot of people watching you. You get the feeling you just drove into a prison complex. You couldn't pay me to go in that place again.
  • by Kris on Sep 29, 2009 at 09:55 AM
    That's why I live in a small rural town. You couldn't pay me enought to move to the city. Any city!
  • by sarai Location: jackson on Sep 29, 2009 at 08:20 AM
    And they say Jackson is the best town ever. i live down the road from blair park and i'm quite frankly scared. that's why we need a large dog to protect us.
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