Armed suspect shot by homeowner in Pascagoula

One person is dead following an attempted home-invasion earlier today in Pascagoula.

Shortly before noon, the Pascagoula Police Department responded to a robbery-in-progress at Nathan Hale Avenue.

According to Pascagoula Police, the homeowner stated that he shot an armed suspect who was burglarizing his home. The suspect was pronounced dead on the scene.

Harrison County Coroner Brian Switzer confirmed that he is working the case due to a conflict of interest with the Jackson County Coroner’s Office.

No charges have been filed against the homeowner.

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