Man Shot In The Head Today In Gulfport
The Gulfport Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating the suspects involved in the crime of Aggravated Assault.
On March 14, 2016 at approximately 12:18 a.m., the Gulfport Police Department responded to 1345 East Pass Road in reference to an assault.
Upon arrival, officers located an adult male victim who appeared to be suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. American Medical Response (AMR) was summoned to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital. It was later learned that the victim was in the parking lot when he was approached and shot by an unknown suspect. After the gunshot, the suspect fled the scene by vehicle.
The Gulfport Police Department Detective Division was notified, by hospital personnel, that the assault victim was later airlifted to a New Orleans, LA hospital.
This investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Gulfport Police Department at (228)868-5959. Help us locate the suspects and solve this crime. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at www.mscoastcrimestoppers.com or by telephone at (877)787-5898. You can also text CSTIP plus your message to 274637(CRIMES).