Mississippi Crime & Community News

“We promise to report the unfiltered truth regardless of personal or political consequences.
We will not sacrifice integrity to win the favor of any audience.” 

January 1, 2022

Seven shot, three dead after Gulfport NYE party ends in shootout

Mary Apel

Police are investigating a fatal shootout that happened at a Gulfport New Year’s Eve party.

Authorities said 911 calls came in at 11:58 p.m. reporting shots fired at a party in the 1200 block of Lewis Avenue. First responders found six men and one woman suffering from gunshot wounds.

Police said during the party, multiple individuals fired shots after a fight broke out.

Three men died from their injuries, identified as 23-year-old Corey Dubose of D’Iberville, 28-year-old Sedrick McCord of Gulfport, and 22-year-old Aubrey Lewis of Bay St. Louis.

A fourth man is in critical condition as of Saturday morning. Two other men and the woman sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing. There are no arrests at this time.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Gulfport Police Department at 228-868-5959 or Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898.

Share this Article

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Share on print

Related Articles