Man Identified in Shooting
Officials have identified the man who was shot and killed by Biloxi police officers Thursday night on Popp’s Ferry Bridge.
Witnesses tell News 25 Biloxi resident Wesley Sheppard was seen waving a gun around at the top of the bridge. The 37-year-old was shot by police around 7:50 and the bridge was blocked off for hours.
The case is now in the hands of the Mississippi Bureau of Investigations.