Gulfport Police: Boy in critical condition after shooting Wednesday morning

(WXXV) — The Gulfport Police Department says officers responded to a shooting near 14th Street and Rhorer Avenue at around 5:51 a.m. Wednesday.

Upon arrival, officers discovered a “juvenile male suffering from a gunshot wound.” The victim was transported to a local hospital and is currently listed in critical condition.

Anyone with any information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Gulfport Police Department at 228-868-5959 or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at 877-787-5898.

This is a developing story and more information will be provided as it becomes available.

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