crimes

Wanted Fugitive Arrested

.                                                                                         On Saturday July 27, 2019, the Gulfport Police Department arrested Wanted Fugitive, Tekoney Oronte Treyvon Blackledge of Katy Texas, in the 3100 block of 8th Avenue Gulfport. Blackledge was identified as a suspect in the killing of a…

Armed Robbery *UPDATE* (Arrest Warrants)

.                                                                                         The investigation into the armed robbery which occurred on July 3, 2019, at the Up in Smoke store located in the 2900 block of 25th Avenue, has led to arrest warrants for 39 year old Kelly Wayne…

Armed Robbery / Murder Arrest

On June 27, 2019, the Gulfport Police arrested 29-year-old Tony Alexander Williams of Gulfport, charging him with armed robbery and first degree murder. The arrest is the result of extensive investigation into the murder of Delfred Lewis which occurred on…

Second Degree Murder Arrest

.                                        The Gulfport Police arrested 20 year old Breanna McClendon of Hattiesburg charging her with one count of Second Degree Murder. The arrest stemmed from an investigation which began in the City of Hattiesburg. The initial investigation revealed that McClendon and…

Aggravated Assault / Shooting into an Occupied Dwelling

.                                                                             On June 6, 2019, the Gulfport Police Department arrested and charged 32 year old Damian Ladell Brown of Gulfport with Aggravated Assault and Shooting into an Occupied Dwelling. The arrest stemmed from an incident which occurred on June 5, 2019, at approximately…

Wanted for Questioning

.                                        The Gulfport Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the subject in the photo. This subject is being sought for questioning in relation to an attempted armed robbery which occurred on May 11, 2019, in the 3300 block…

Pedestrian Accident with Fatality

. Gulfport Police are investigating an accident with a fatality involving a pedestrian. On June 1, 2019 at approximately 6:08 p.m., the Gulfport Police Department responded to Highway 49 near Russell Boulevard to investigate a vehicle versus pedestrian accident. Initial investigation revealed…

Early morning accident claims the life of one Gulfport man

Gulfport Police investigated a single vehicle accident which claimed the life of a 37-year-old Gulfport man. According to Harrison County Deputy Coroner Brian Switzer, William Sample was not wearing a seat belt when he crashed his 2000 Chrysler Sedan which…

Missing Person: Terri Anna Johnson found

Terri Anna Johnson has been located and is alive and well. The Gulfport Police would like to thank everyone who assisted with locating Mrs. Johnson. On May 20, 2019, at approximately 8:02 p.m., the Gulfport Police Department received a report of missing…

Gulfport teen arrested on two charges of aggravated assault

On May 21, 2019,  the Gulfport Police arrested 13 year old Quinten Martel Winters Jr. of Gulfport charging him with two counts of aggravated assault. The arrest stemmed from an incident that occurred about 7:34 p.m., when Gulfport Police responded…

Aggravated Assault

   .                                                                         On May 14, 2019, Gulfport Police arrested Frederick Mack Washington Jr. of Gulfport charging him with one count of Aggravated Assault. On May 14, 2019, at approximately 5:01 am, Gulfport Police responded to the area of 18th Street…

Click It or Ticket Campaign

   .                                                                       2019 Click It or Ticket Kick-Off Fact Sheet Change Habits to Save Lives Be a Part of the Progress As an integral part of this year’s national Click It or Ticket seat belt campaign, which will take place May…

Accessory after the Fact to Capitol Murder

   .                                                                         As a result of the ongoing investigation between the Gulfport Police Department and Harrison County Sheriff’s Department, Davian Lewanika Atkinson has been arrested and charged with Accessory after the Fact to Capitol Murder. Davian Atkinson is the brother…

Aggravated Domestic Assault

   .                                                                         On May 4, 2019, The Gulfport Police arrested 51 year old Angela Michelle Fletcher of Gulfport charging her with Aggravated Domestic Assault. The arrest stemmed from an incident where on May 4, 2019, at approximately 11:39 PM, officers…

Armed Robbery (Arrest Update)

   .                                                                         The Gulfport Police has arrested a second suspect involved in the armed robbery which occurred April 25, 2019 in the 400 block of Glenn Valley Way. On April 29, 2019, Gulfport Police arrested 21 year old Devin Terrell Frazier of…

Armed Robbery (Arrest)

   .                                                                         On April 26, 2019, Gulfport Police arrested 24 year old Edward Mickale Barnes IV of Gulfport charging him with two counts of Armed Robbery. The arrest stemmed from an incident which occurred on April 25, 2019 in the 400 block…