Gulfport Man Allegedly Sets Man on Fire
A Gulfport man faces aggravated assault charges after allegedly dousing a man with gasoline before setting him on fire in Hattiesburg.
According to Hattiesburg police, 39-year-old Kunta Kidd of Gulfport was arrested earlier today and booked at the Forrest County Jail.
Hattiesburg Police Lieutenant Jon Traxler tells News 25 the man was taken to Forrest General Hospital and treated for his burns.
Police say they are still searching for a second suspect.