Gulfport Police are asking for the public’s help in getting information about a shooting that happened at Emerald Pines Apartments in Gulfport early Tuesday morning.
The altercation left one man dead at the scene of the crime, and a woman is fighting for her life at a local hospital. The two victims were siblings.
Harrison County Coroner Brian Switzer told WLOX News the legal identity of the person killed was Brushawn McClam. The 27-year-old identified herself as a woman and used the name Shawmayne, family members told the TV station.
Gulfport Police say both victims were shot multiple times inside an apartment just after midnight.
Anyone with any information regarding the shooting is urged to contact Gulfport Police at (228) 868-5959 or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at 877-787-5898.