Marshals, Biloxi Police seeking suspect in Black Spring Break shooting

Dontavis Magee
Dontavis Magee

The U.S. Marshals task force is working with Biloxi Police to locate a suspect in connection with the Black Spring Break shooting that left an officer and four other people injured.

The Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force has identified Dontavis Magee as the suspect in the shooting incident. A reward of up to $5,000 has been offered for information leading to his arrest.

The victims were treated and are expected to make full recoveries.

The shooting happened on April 16 near the Motel 6 on Highway 90.

Anyone with information on Magee’s location is urged to contact the U.S. Marshals Service at 1-877-WANTED-2. Tips may be submitted via the USMS Tips App. Your information will be taken in strict confidence. Your anonymity is guaranteed.

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