Police need your help solving a Gulfport robbery and shooting

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport police are asking for your help in solving a robbery and aggravated assault that happened Saturday.

Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania said the robbery and shooting happened outside Magnolia State Apartments.

Officials said they found an adult male victim on Sunnymead Drive suffering from multiple gunshots to the back.

Further investigation revealed that the man had been robbed by several suspects on Prudie Circle. The man was shot in the back during the robbery.

The victim was transported to the hospital where he was treated for his wounds.

If you have any information regarding this crime, please call Gulfport police at 228-868-5959.

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