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MBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Biloxi

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BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

Sgt. O'Neil Adams with the Biloxi Police Department has confirmed that an officer-involved shooting occurred in Biloxi Thursday night. It happened near the Popp's Ferry Bridge.

Details on what actually happened are limited at this time. Sgt. Adams said the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is leading this investigation.

This is the third officer-involved shooting in South Mississippi this month. On March 1, a man was killed in a shootout with Gautier police. On March 8, an 18-year-old was shot in a D'Iberville neighborhood after police say he raised a gun at an officer.

We'll keep you updated on any developments.

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