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June 21, 2021

Gulfport police investigate weekend birthday party shooting

Therese Apel

Gulfport police are investigating a birthday party shooting from over the weekend.

Police say around 2 a.m. Sunday police responded to Brentwood Boulevard after receiving a shooting call. That’s where they found about 70 people attending a birthday party.

Witnesses told police that a fight broke out as the party was ending and several guns were fired. A 20-year-old man was injured and taken to the hospital by private vehicle, where police say he’s listed as stable, though his condition was not given.

Several cars were also hit by bullets.

If you have information about this shooting, contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-877-787-5898.

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