Hancock County investigating shooting death in Pearlington
The Mississippi Bureau of Investigations is involved in an officer-related shooting Monday that occurred during a call about another shooting in Pearlington.
According to the Sea Coast Echo, deputies who were dispatched to Kelly Road early Monday about a shooting had to use a boat to get to the residence.
Once there, they made contact with the resident. The call led to standoff and an officer-involved shooting that resulted in the death of the subject.
Deputies also found a second male dead in the residence.
No deputies were injured in the incident.
MBI is investigating the officer-involved shooting, while Hancock County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting death of the second man.
No other information is available at this time.