Overnight shooting in Gulfport
Last night around 11:30 p.m. Gulfport police responded to 7th Avenue.
The call was in reference to a vehicle in a ditch after hearing gunshots in the area. Officers located a Nissan Altima occupied by an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound. The male was transported to Memorial Hospital for treatment and airlifted to USA Hospital in Mobile and is in critical condition.
The investigation revealed the male was shot while occupying the parked Altima in the 3100 block of 7th Avenue.
According to police, two black males were observed fleeing the area on foot.