Saturday Night Shooting in Pike County
On 12/5/2015 at approximately 2300 hrs officers responded to
120 Gillis circle Community Parks apartments after being called by security in reference to a man being shot.. On scene officers spoke with security who advised that 22 year old Jabories Leggett had been shot and had been taking to the hospital by family members. Jabories Leggett was pronounced dead at Southwest hospital from one small caliber gunshot wound to the chest area. After speaking with witness that where on scene at the time of the incident they stated that Jabories Leggett and his friend 22 year old Edward Jenkins had been playing around before the gun discharged. This is an ongoing investigation and we are unable to determine if this is a homicide or an accidental death at this time. It was a small caliber pistol and Edward Jenkins was charged with possession of a firearm by convicted felon.