Wanted murder suspect captured in Pascagoula - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Wanted murder suspect captured in Pascagoula

Nicholas Marcel De Morst (Photo source: Gautier Police Dept.) Nicholas Marcel De Morst (Photo source: Gautier Police Dept.)
Investigators said the car Hunter Miller was driving crashed into the fence at College Park Elementary, at the intersection of Ladnier Road and University. Investigators said the car Hunter Miller was driving crashed into the fence at College Park Elementary, at the intersection of Ladnier Road and University.
Hunter Miller (Photo source: Facebook.com) Hunter Miller (Photo source: Facebook.com)
JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

The man wanted for a Gautier capital murder has been arrested in Pascagoula.

Nicholas Marcel DeMorst, 23, is suspected in the shooting death of Hunter Miller. That's the Biloxi man who was shot in the back last week in Gautier's College Park neighborhood. Investigators believe the shooting was drug related.

DeMorst was arrested around 11:30am at the Taylor Heights Apartments in Pascagoula. The Southeast Mississippi Metropolitan Enforcement Team assisted in the capture, and said he did not resist arrest. DeMorst has been charged with capital murder.

If you have any information that could help police as they investigate this case, call CrimeStoppers at 1-877-787-5898.

Copyright 2014 WLOX. All rights reserved.

  • NEWSMore>>

  • Two victims identified in fatal Hwy 49 accident

    Two victims identified in fatal Hwy 49 accident

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:07 PM EST2018-02-24 04:07:03 GMT
    The area should be avoided if possible. (Photo source: WLOX)The area should be avoided if possible. (Photo source: WLOX)

    A fatal accident on Highway 49 north of F Taylor Road has left two people dead. 

    More >>

    A fatal accident on Highway 49 north of F Taylor Road has left two people dead. 

    More >>
  • Suspects steal from multiple unlocked vehicles in Long Beach

    Suspects steal from multiple unlocked vehicles in Long Beach

    Friday, February 23 2018 10:41 PM EST2018-02-24 03:41:39 GMT
    Suspects were caught on a surveillance camera. (Photo source: Long Beach police)Suspects were caught on a surveillance camera. (Photo source: Long Beach police)
    Suspects were caught on a surveillance camera. (Photo source: WLOX)Suspects were caught on a surveillance camera. (Photo source: WLOX)

    The Long Beach Police Department is looking for suspects who attempted to break into more than a dozen vehicles. Long Beach police say in the early morning hours of Thursday burglars walked away with a variety of stolen items including guns and cell phones. 

    More >>

    The Long Beach Police Department is looking for suspects who attempted to break into more than a dozen vehicles. Long Beach police say in the early morning hours of Thursday burglars walked away with a variety of stolen items including guns and cell phones. 

    More >>
  • Pascagoula-Gautier campus officers ready to act in case of emergency

    Pascagoula-Gautier campus officers ready to act in case of emergency

    Friday, February 23 2018 9:45 PM EST2018-02-24 02:45:57 GMT
    Colmer Middle School has 30 cameras on campus to patrol possible threats (photo credit: WLOX)Colmer Middle School has 30 cameras on campus to patrol possible threats (photo credit: WLOX)
    Colmer Middle School has 30 cameras on campus to patrol possible threats (photo credit: WLOX)Colmer Middle School has 30 cameras on campus to patrol possible threats (photo credit: WLOX)

    Like all schools in South Mississippi, the 19 schools in the Pascagoula-Gautier School District have officers on campus. All of them are equipped with the tools needed to help in the event of an emergency.

    More >>

    Like all schools in South Mississippi, the 19 schools in the Pascagoula-Gautier School District have officers on campus. All of them are equipped with the tools needed to help in the event of an emergency.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly