On July 3, 2020, the Biloxi Police Department received a 911 call in reference to a shooting at the Super 8 Motel, located at 1870 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi.
Upon arrival, officers located a deceased male in the east parking lot of the business. Interviews with witnesses and evidence collected on scene indicated there was an altercation in the parking lot that involved a discharged firearm. The victim was a 26 year-old black male.
This is an active investigation and investigators are currently following up on leads.
The Biloxi Police Department requests that anyone with information regarding this incident or any other incidents contact the Biloxi Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at (228) 435-6112, Biloxi Police Department Dispatch at (228) 392-0641, the Biloxi Police Criminal Intelligence Unit at firstname.lastname@example.org, Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at (877) 787-5898, or submit a tip via the web at mscoastcrimestoppers.com. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.