Suspect wanted in drive-by shooting in Gulfport

On April 27, 2021, at approximately 5:01 p.m., the Gulfport Police Department responded to the area of Klein Road and New Haven Court, in reference to a shooting.

During the course of the investigation, it was discovered that Jason Latrell McBeath discharged a firearm multiple times subsequently striking a residence and a vehicle.

McBeath is currently wanted and has an active warrant for Shooting Into an Occupied Dwelling and Shooting Into a Vehicle. McBeath’s bond was set at $500,000.

McBeath is described as a 19-year-old black male, black hair, approximately 5’10”, and 170 lbs. McBeath is believed to be driving in a silver Infiniti with dark tint and a cracked passenger side headlight. McBeath should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with any information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Gulfport Police Department at 228-868-5959 or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at 877-787-5898.

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