Michigan State Police seek tips in Saginaw shooting death of Carmelo Jackson
16-year-old shot and killed after playing basketball
FLINT, Mich. (WJRT) - Michigan State Police are asking for help solving the killing of a 16-year-old boy.
Investigators say Carmelo Jackson was playing basketball with several people when a man chased him through the street shooting at him around 8 p.m. on April 17. They say the suspect chased down Jackson between Holland Avenue and Miller Street -- while firing.
Jackson was hit multiple times and died in a driveway. Police say the shooter was seen leaving in a silver sedan and heading west on Miller Street.
Anyone with information about the shooting should call the Michigan State Police Major Crimes Unit in Saginaw County at 989-759-1289 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-522-JAIL (5245). Tips called into Crime Stoppers may be anonymous.
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