Third Street shooting investigation


Gulfport police are looking for a second suspect believed to be connected with a shooting that happened on Third Street Sunday night.

Thirty-six year-old Jermaine Posey of Biloxi is wanted for questioning. Currently, this is an outstanding aggravated assault warrant out for his arrest.

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Just after 6:30 the night of the shooting, police arrived on scene to discover one man suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he received treatment for his injury.

During the investigation, Rickey McDonald and Jermaine Posey were identified as suspects.  Police took McDonald into custody yesterday on charges of aggravated assault. He was then taken to the Harrison County Jail on a one million dollar bond.

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Gulfport Police Department.