JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – A Hinds County jury found a man guilty in a deadly shooting that happened near a popular restaurant in 2021.
According to a release, Michael Greene was convicted of capital murder and felon in possession of a firearm in the shooting death of Steven Woods. He was shot in the neck near the Rally’s on Raymond Road in Jackson.
The Office of the District Attorney said Greene and two other suspects arranged to meet Woods for a drug transaction, during which they planned to rob Woods.
Greene was sentenced to life in prison at the Mississippi Department of Corrections without the chance of parole.
He had been out on parole on a gun charge after a 2017 conviction.
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