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Gulfport police investigate homicide after officers discovered man dead from gunshot wounds


GULFPORT, Mississippi — Gulfport police are investigating a homicide after officers discovered a man dead from multiple gunshot wounds.

Sgt. Damon McDaniel tells The Sun Herald ( patrol officers responded to a shots fired call at 12:57 a.m. Sunday in the 1200 block of 36th Street.

Upon arrival, police found the man inside a home. McDaniel says he was pronounced dead on scene.

The victim's identity is being withheld until Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove notifies the next of kin.

Information from: The Sun Herald,

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