Tuesday around 12:58 a.m., Dispatch received a call of shots fired near Doby Street and Lanier Avenue in Pascagoula.
While officers were responding to this call they spotted a vehicle leaving the area in a high rate of speed with no headlights on. Once police stopped the vehicle, they found the passenger, 20 year old male resident of Pascagoula, was suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Singing River Hospital for life threatening injuries.
It was later determined this victim was shot at a residence on the 3000 block of Doby St. This is an active investigation being conducted by our Criminal Investigations Division. If you have any information regarding this incident please contact Pascagoula Police Department at 228-762-2211.