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Man hospitalized after physical assault at Jackson motel

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

We have a crew on the way to the scene of morning assault in the capital city.

We are told that a 21 year-old male is the victim. Officials say the incident occurred at the American Best Inn off of Highway 80 in Jackson.

Officials say that the victim does not appear to have been shot but he was physically assaulted.

Police were called to the scene at around 6 a.m. The victim has been taken to the hospital.

No word on a suspect or a motive at this time. We'll bring you any new information as we learn more.

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