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One man is dead, another being sought after "targeted" shooting on Jamestown's northside...


One man is dead... and, another is being sought by Jamestown Police after an early evening shooting on the city's northside Thursday afternoon.  City Police Captain Bob Samuelson says officers were called to the scene at 853 Prendergast Avenue about 5:45 p.m., and, the found a man who had been shot several times as he was standing on his porch.  Samuelson says witnesses in the area say the assailant was a black or Hispanic man who was wearing dark clothes... who walked up to the porch from behind the house.  He says the suspect then fired several shots before running off.  Samuelson says the victim... who has not been identified... was rushed to WCA Hospital... where he was later pronounced dead.  He says this homicide was  not a "random act..." but, says the victim was targeted.  Samuelson asks anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the JPD Confidential Tip-line at 483-TIPS... that's 483-8477.

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