FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 27, 2023
Contact: Office of the Police Commissioner 914-665-2520
Mount Vernon Police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured. At around 6:45 AM on Thursday, July 27, 2023, Mount Vernon Police responded to the area of 37 Pearl Street, on a report of shots fired with a person struck. Upon arrival officers located a male, later identified as 28-year-old, Camron Jackson, of Mount Vernon, suffering from a gunshot wound to his right shoulder. Mr. Jackson was transported to Jacobi Medical Center and is expected to make a complete recovery. Mount Vernon Detectives are investigating the incident. No arrests have been made in connection with this incident at this time.Mount Vernon Police ask that anyone with information regarding this incident contact the MVPD Detective Division at 914-665-2510, all calls will be kept confidential. You can also submit an anonymous tip via our “Text-A-Tip” by texting “MVPD” and your tip to 847411. You can also anonymously send information by utilizing the “Mount Vernon PD” app, available in the Google Play and Apple store.