Gulfport Police are searching for the gunman in a shooting that happened just before 11a.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, at Emerald Pines Apartments in Gulfport, Mississippi.
Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania said one person was dead in the shooting.
Police have not yet identified the victim or said if they have an identity for the suspect they’re searching for.
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According to WLOX, witnesses described the suspect as a black man in his early 30s, about 5 feet, 9 inches tall, and weighs 150 pounds, wearing a red shirt and blue jeans.
He was last seen running through a field near the apartment complex. Police warned he may still be armed with a gun.