St. Martin man charged in shooting death of Gautier’s Quintavious Griffin

Darrion Stallworth

GAUTIER, MS – On Monday, October 10, 2022, detectives arrested 26-year-old Darrion Linelle Stallworth, of St. Martin, in connection to the shooting death of 30-year-old Quintavious Griffin.

Stallworth was charged with murder in the October 6, 2022, shooting death on Whitewood Drive.

At approximately 1:50 p.m., the Gautier Police Department received a report of an unresponsive male located at the residence. Upon arrival, first responders discovered that Griffin was injured by what appeared to be a single gunshot wound. Griffin was pronounced deceased on scene by emergency medical personnel.

Stallworth’s brother, 20-year-old Nazarrion Delontea Stallworth, is also wanted in connection to the murder.

Investigators are currently in the process of following up on leads to determine the events that led to the incident and to identify all parties involved.

“I would like to thank the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department and the D’Iberville Police Department for their assistance with the investigation and the hard work of the Gautier Police Department detectives,” Chief David Bever said.

If anyone has any information about this crime, please contact the Gautier Police Department at 228-497-2486 or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898.