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Mel Robert Groves

Age 25 (born 27 Apr 1996)

11 Oct 2021
Jackson, Mississippi (USA)
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Mel Robert Groves
Mel Robert Groves [photo: www.facebook.com]

Mel died in hospital soon after driving himself there after while suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

A 25-year-old Jackson resident who drove to a hospital Monday after suffering multiple gunshot wounds later died.

Mel Groves, identified as a transgender man by friends on Facebook, collapsed while getting out of the vehicle at Merit Health Hospital, JPD spokesperson Sam Brown said in an email Monday. Groves was transferred to the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where he died.

Police are trying to determine where the shooting took place, as well as the motive and potential suspects, Brown said in the email.

Mel's Facebook profile is https://www.facebook.com/mrgroves27.

https://transgriot.com/sayhisname-mel-robert-groves/

https://www.wlbt.com/2021/10/11/25-year-old-shows-up-hospital-with-gunshot-wound-dies/

https://www.clarionledger.com/story/news/local/2021/10/12/jackson-crime-homicides-2021-woman-shot-multiple-times/6101178001/

https://web.archive.org/web/20211011230759/https://www.wapt.com/article/woman-shows-up-at-hospital-shot-multiple-times-dies-at-ummc/37929915

https://www.facebook.com/transgriotweekly/posts/3082336892011140

https://www.facebook.com/TKOSociety/posts/1787350028134229

https://twitter.com/TKO_Alabama/status/1447946962104430597

Report added: 13 Oct 2021. Last updated: 12 Nov 2021

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