Pascagoula woman wounded by gunshot

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) – A gunshot in Pascagoula sent one person to the hospital

According a Pascagoula Police Department news release, investigators are looking into the shooting of 22 year old Whitney Nettles. On Friday night at 7:30, police say got shot once in the chest with a .40 caliber hand gun and was taken to Singing River Hospital by Acadian Ambulance.

Roosevelt Edward Owens reportedly called 911. Owens told police he lives with the victim. And according to investigators, both Owens and Nettles said the shooting was an accident.

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