Gulfport PD searching for vehicles involved in Lorraine Road hit and run

On May 29, 2021, at approximately 1:05 a.m., the Gulfport Police Department responded to a hit and run in the area of Lorraine Road and Intraplex Parkway.

Upon arrival, officers observed two victims, a male, later identified as Jason Stone, and a female, identified as Cassie Bowman, lying deceased in the northbound lane of Lorraine Road.

Further northbound on Lorraine Road, a single motorcycle was located lying in the roadway. Officers observed evidence on scene that suggested the motorcycle had been struck from behind just before the intersection of Lorraine Road and Intraplex Parkway, before being dragged northbound on Lorraine Road, along with the two victims.

Detectives determined the suspect vehicle, a 2019-2021 Dodge Ram 1500, struck the motorcycle and fled the scene. Detectives have discovered there was a second vehicle involved in the hit and run. They have determined the vehicle is a dark colored SUV with recent heavy front end damage. The vehicle appears to have dark colored rims.

Authorities are urging anyone with information regarding this incident to contact the Gulfport Police Department at 228-868-5959 or Mississippi Crime Stoppers at 601-355-8477.

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