Residents Concerned Over Shootings
Last night brings the total number of fatal shootings in the city of Gulfport this year to ten. This is also the second time this year two fatal shootings occurred within 24 hours of each other in Gulfport. Residents are reeling over the loss of another man to gun violence. Dozens flooded the streets last night to try and figure out what was happening. The morning after many people continues to ask questions. Ponchanella Campbell, tells News 25, “He was a well-known person, a lot of people knew him, he was respectable, he was a gentlemen, went to work, he was a cool person, and he didn’t have to die like this especially right on your birthday though?” At this time authorities do not have anyone in custody for this fatal shooting. The investigation is ongoing so if you know any information, contact the Gulfport Police Department.