Pascagoula Stabbing Possible Drug Deal Gone Bad

Pascagoula police believe yesterday’s home invasion that led to one suspect being stabbed to death may have been the result of a drug deal gone bad.
It happened about 11:30 yesterday at the Pine Tree Apartments in Pascagoula. Residents of the apartment say three white males kicked their door in and demanded money. During an altercation, one of the residents grabbed a kitchen knife and stabbed two of the three men who then fled the apartment.
Forty-one year-old Joel Thornton of Pascagoula died at Singing River Hospital.
Police believe one of the apartment residents stole drugs from one of the men who broke into their unit.
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