Man arrested after one person shot at Biloxi apartment complex

Man arrested after one person shot at Biloxi apartment complex
Marc Tyjuan Deloach, 26, is charged with aggravated assault-use of a deadly weapon. (Source: Biloxi Police Dept.)

BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) - A Biloxi man is under arrest following a shooting at a Biloxi apartment complex Tuesday morning. The shooting happened around 10:20 a.m. at Elmwood Apartments on Lawrence Street.

According to Biloxi Police, officers arrived to find a victim who appeared to be suffering from non-life-threatening injuries. The person was apparently shot during an argument. Witnesses described the suspected gunman and the vehicle he was driving. A short time later, officers stopped a vehicle matching that description.

One of the occupants in the vehicle also matched the description of the gunman, and a firearm was recovered during the stop.

Marc Tyjuan Deloach, 26, is charged with aggravated assault-use of a deadly weapon. He’s being held at the Harrison County Adult Detention Center in lieu of a $100,000 bond.

The victim was treated and released from the hospital for those non-life-threatening injuries.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Biloxi Police at 228-392-0641. Anonymous tips can also be made to Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers online or by calling 877-787-5898.

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