Man identified in Gulfport shooting last night
The Harrison County coroner has released the name of the man who was shot and killed last night in Gulfport.
Coroner Gary Hargrove says 31 year old Demeatrius Blakely of Gulfport died from a gunshot wound. Police received a call to shots fired at 9:35 pm. They found an adult black male suffering from a gunshot wound around the area of 43rd Avenue and 11th Street, where he was pronounced dead.
This case is being investigated as a homicide. No arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information is urged to contact Gulfport police.