Overnight Gulfport shooting leaves one dead, one injured

An update on that overnight shooting in Gulfport- it seems it stemmed from an argument over sunglasses.

Two people were shot — one of them killed — and now a teenager is now charged with murder.

16 year old Lional Cornelius Jackson, Jr is also facing one count of aggravated assault.

he’s being held on a 1-point-25 million dollar

According to police,Jackson got into an argument with someone over a pair of sunglasses and it turned deadly when Jackson pulled out a gun and started firing.

The shooting happened just after 9 o’clock last night at William Bell Apartments on 65th avenue in West Gulfport.

Police say multiple shots were fired and a stray bullet went through a door — hitting a 2nd person.

Both victims were taken to the hospital.

The person Jackson was arguing with died — according to the coroner he has been identified as 25 year old Kerry Young of Gulfport.

The 2nd victim is listed in stable condition.

Investigators ask anyone with information to please call the Gulfport Police Department or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers.

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