The Jackson Sun reported Brian Jontez Banes and Delandis Cortez Clark, both 31 and from Jackson, were pronounced dead at a hospital after the shooting early Sunday. Police said 32-year-old Dartalin Pharmer and 22-year-old Tashonda Davis were treated for wounds and released from the hospital.
Investigators said the shooting occurred in a parking lot of a building that had been rented for a party in honor of a woman who is graduating from Lane College. The incident occurred about 3 a.m. Sunday as people were leaving the party.
Jackson Police Department Capt. Mike Holt said it appears an argument began elsewhere and continued in the downtown parking lot.