A 14-year-old was shot twice in Biloxi, police say. Here's what we know.




  • In US
  • 2022-11-28 14:37:13Z
  • By Biloxi Sun Herald
 

Biloxi Police officers responded to a call of shots fired Sunday at about 8:48 p.m. and located a 14-year-old suffering from two gunshot wounds.

The juvenile was inside a home in the Highland Drive area off Brasher Road, not far from Biloxi High School.

Police said the investigation into the teen's shooting is being considered an aggravated assault and shooting into a dwelling, though it's not clear if any suspects have been identified.

The victim was taken to an area hospital.

Capt. Thomas Goldsworthy said the teen was awake and talking Sunday night.

Biloxi Police ask anyone with information to contact the Criminal Investigation Division at 228-435-6112, Biloxi Police Department Dispatch at 228-392-0641, Biloxi Police Criminal Intelligence Unit ciu@biloxi.ms.us, Mississippi Crime Stoppers at 877-787-5898, or submit a tip online at mscoastcrimestoppers.com.

The Sun Herald will update this article.

COMMENTS

More Related News

16-year-old rushed to surgery after shooting in Brookline, 2 people in custody
16-year-old rushed to surgery after shooting in Brookline, 2 people in custody
  • US
  • 2023-02-02 06:33:22Z

A teenager was rushed into surgery after being shot in Brookline on Wednesday.

New Bern man arrested on murder charges for Jan. 21 shooting
New Bern man arrested on murder charges for Jan. 21 shooting
  • US
  • 2023-02-01 20:52:04Z

A New Bern man has been arrested on murder charges for a Jan. 21 shooting that left two men dead.

Man killed, another critically injured in shooting at abandoned Nashville home
Man killed, another critically injured in shooting at abandoned Nashville home
  • US
  • 2023-02-01 17:50:37Z

Nashville police found an 18-year-old outside the home with multiple gunshot wounds and found the second man dead in the basement.

Search continues for suspect in deadly double shooting at Dollar Tree in Brockton
Search continues for suspect in deadly double shooting at Dollar Tree in Brockton
  • US
  • 2023-02-01 12:44:53Z

Authorities are still searching for a suspect in a double shooting at a Dollar Tree in Brockton on Tuesday that left one person dead and another injured.

One person killed, another wounded after shooting inside Dollar Tree in Brockton
One person killed, another wounded after shooting inside Dollar Tree in Brockton
  • US
  • 2023-01-31 21:41:19Z

An investigation is underway after two people were shot inside a Dollar Tree in Brockton on Tuesday afternoon.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked with *

Cancel reply

Comments

Top News: US