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Suspect arrested, charged for Jackson playground murder

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Jabari Day Source: WLBT Archives Jabari Day Source: WLBT Archives
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson Police Department has confirmed that 21-year-old Jonathan Fairley has been arrested and charged for the murder of Jabari Day.

19-year-old Day was shot and killed on a playground on Lilly Street, in west Jackson on May 20th. 

Friends of the victim say a group of guys were playing basketball when a fight broke out.

During the altercation, Day was shot in the chest.

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