Teen charged in deadly shooting in Biloxi

Teen charged in deadly shooting in Biloxi

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Biloxi police arrested 16-year-old Treylan Hunter in connection with a deadly shooting. Hunter is being charged with murder as an adult. Hunter was transported to the Harrison County Adult Detention Center late Tuesday night. His bond was set at $100,000.

Lt. Christopher De Back with the Biloxi Police Department said 32-year-old Jeremy Lowery was shot around 6:45 p.m. Tuesday on the 300 block of Auguste Court.

When police arrive on the scene, they found Lowery lying on the ground with a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

There's no word yet what led to the deadly shooting. Police said the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Biloxi Police Department at (228) 392-0641, or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at (877) 787-5898. You can also give a tip online at mscoastcrimestoppers.com.

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