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One Dead, Another Hospitalized After Shooting

One man is dead and his father is in the hospital after a shooting in North Gulfport Monday night.

The shooting took place around 6:15 p.m. on Holly Circle. Willie Lee Daniels Jr., 30, of Atlanta, died at the scene. His father, Willie Lee Daniels Sr. is at Memorial Hospital at Gulfport where he underwent surgery late last night. The hospital is not releasing his condition at this time.

Police say Wade Anthony Dickerson, 35, of Diamondhead is responsible for the shooting. He's at the Harrison County Detention Center, held on a $500,000 bond.

Police found both victims on the ground. Police are still investigating what led to the shooting.

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