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Man dies after being shot in Winston-Salem

Police said 58-year-old Timothy Jackson was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Winston-Salem Police Department said a man has died after being shot Saturday night. 

Police said it happened on Bon Air Avenue. 

Police said they found 58-year-old Timothy Jackson on the front porch of a home with a gunshot wound to the torso.

So far, police said they've learned Jackson was at his home when he was confronted by a group of men. There was an argument and then Jackson was shot while on his front porch, according to police.

Police said the suspects fled the area in a small car.

Police said Jackson was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries.

Winston-Salem Police are asking the public to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at 336-773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800 for any information. 

You can also use the 'Text-A-Tip' which allows you to anonymously text tips, photos, and videos to the Winston-Salem Police Department.

Jackson's death marks the 23rd homicide to be reported in Winston-Salem as compared to 22 during the same period of time in 2020.

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The number is 336-276-1717.