Hector Lopez, Johnny Lopez dies in shooting near downtown Jackson

By | December 16, 2021

Hector Lopez, Johnny Lopez Death – Cause Of Death: JACKSON, Miss. — 24-year-old Hector Lopez and 22-year-old Johnny Lopez were shot and killed in a shooting that occurred outside an auto repair shop, near downtown Jackson on Friday 10th December 2021. Jackson is the capital city of Mississippi. The statewide Mississippi Freedom Trail runs through the city, encompassing a number of historic sites that were significant in the civil rights movement.

According to information, Hector Lopez, Johnny Lopez were shot and killed on Friday in an auto repair shop, located two blocks from the federal courthouse, police responded to the shooting and saw the building on West Street near downtown Jackson with bullet holes. Hector Lopez was it by the bullet and was declared dead, while Johnny Lopez vehicle was found with multiple bullet holes in the passengers door.

The investigation is ongoing as the motive behind the shooing has not been known. The incident has marked the 150 homicides for the year in Jackson.