Gulfport woman charged with murder of ex's new girlfriend

By Danielle Thomas – bio | email

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport police say an argument between an ex-girlfriend and a new girlfriend ended in murder.

Police say around 1:15 am Saturday, Twonia Renee Williams, 45, went to the home of Katrina Sargent, 30, on West Virginia Avenue. Officers say Sargent has been dating Williams' ex-boyfriend.  After an argument, Williams allegedly shot Sargent, who later died at  Memorial Hospital.

Williams fled the scene. She was later arrested at a home in the North Bel-Aire subdivision and charged with murder. Williams is in the Harrison County Jail under a $2.5 million bond.

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