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Suspicious death in Gulfport ruled a murder; second victim found

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A car crashed into an apartment at The Reserve after the driver of another vehicle was shot and killed. (Photo source: Lynn Peterman) A car crashed into an apartment at The Reserve after the driver of another vehicle was shot and killed. (Photo source: Lynn Peterman)
Two men were found shot to death at The Reserve apartments in Gulfport after this car crashed into someone's home.  (Photo source: Lynn Peterman) Two men were found shot to death at The Reserve apartments in Gulfport after this car crashed into someone's home. (Photo source: Lynn Peterman)
A man was shot to death in this truck, causing the vehicle to crash into a car, which then was pushed into someone's apartment.  (Photo source: Lynn Peterman) A man was shot to death in this truck, causing the vehicle to crash into a car, which then was pushed into someone's apartment. (Photo source: Lynn Peterman)
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

The body of a man found in his vehicle outside a Gulfport apartment complex Saturday night died from a gunshot wound, say police.

The man was found outside The Reserve Apartments on Three Rivers Road, north of Dedeaux, around 7:45 p.m.

Gulfport police say the man's truck crashed into another car at the apartment complex, causing damage to the car and to one of the apartment buildings. Further investigation showed that the man had died of a gunshot wound. Officials say the body of a second man was found shortly after in a nearby apartment close to the crash.The second male victim also died of a gunshot wound, say police. 

According to Gulfport Police Department, the investigation is ongoing. The identities of both the victims have not yet been released.

Anyone with information about these deaths is urged to contact Gulfport Police Department at 228-868-5959 or Mississippi Coast Crimestoppers at 877-787-5898.

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