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Family argument ends with gunfire in Vancleave

Jason Keith Powell (Photo source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept.) Jason Keith Powell (Photo source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
VANCLEAVE, MS (WLOX) -

A family argument ended with gunfire in Vancleave Tuesday night. And Jason Keith Powell is charged with shooting his stepson.

When investigators arrived at the location on Spring Lake Drive, they found Powell's 20-year-old stepson with a gunshot wound to his chest.

The victim was flown to USA Medical Center in Mobile where he underwent surgery. Investigators said the family reports he's now in stable condition.

Powell is being held in the Jackson County Adult Detention Center.

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