Gulfport Seabee Arrested And Charged With DUI

A Gulfport Seabee is facing a charge of DUI after an Saturday morning accident that sent another man to the hospital.

It happened around 1:30 am at the corner of Highway 90 and Texas Avenue.

Police say witnesses told them 21 year old Christopher Karvelas, a member of NMCB 7, struck another car driven by Air Force Airman 20 year old Dennis Thomson.

Police say Thomson suffered serious injuries after being ejected from his car.

He was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Karvelas was arrested and charged with DUI.

He is in custody at the Harrison County Jail.

The crash is still under investigation.