Police: Two wanted in connection with Coliseum assault death have been identified

Police are now looking for two people for questioning in the victim’s death

Police: Two wanted in connection with Coliseum assault death have been identified
Police now know the identity of the two people. (Source: Biloxi Police Dept)

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Police have identified the two people who were wanted for questioning after Brad Helsel died Monday night at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum.

Police have not released their identity.

Helsel was assaulted around 11:30 p.m. in the southwest end of the Coliseum’s parking lot, say police. It happened right after a concert. He suffered serious injuries and was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

After reviewing surveillance video of the incident, police released photos of the man and woman, who they’ve now identified. The pair was wanted for questioning related to the man’s death.

Anyone who has information regarding this incident or any criminal activity should contact the Biloxi Police Department at (228) 392-0641, the Biloxi Criminal Investigations Division at (228) 435-6112, the Biloxi Criminal Intelligence Unit at ciu@biloxi.ms.us, or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at (877) 787-5898.

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