Police Investigating Shooting Death In Jackson

Police Investigating Shooting Death In Jackson

CREATED Jul 21, 2014

JACKSON, Tenn. - Police in Jackson are investigating a homicide after a man was shot to death after answering a knock at his door.

Police spokesman Tyreece Miller said the investigation into the slaying of 22-year-old Robert Beasley Jr. is ongoing.

Investigators found Beasley inside his apartment around 10:15 p.m. Sunday. He was transported to Jackson-Madison County General where he was pronounced dead.

Police are seeking information on a bronze or gold SUV seen leaving the scene after the shooting.

Anyone with information was asked to call the Jackson Police Department's Major Crimes Bureau at 731-425-8400 or Crime Stoppers at 731-424-8477 (TIPS).

(The Associated Press Contributed To This Report.)