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Suspect shot in multi-city police chase

Authorities were involved in a pursuit that started in Long Beach, but ended in Gulfport...
Authorities were involved in a pursuit that started in Long Beach, but ended in Gulfport Saturday afternoon.(WLOX)
Published: Jun. 12, 2021 at 6:09 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 12, 2021 at 6:10 PM CDT
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LONG BEACH, Miss. (WLOX) - State authorities are investigating after a suspect involved in a multi-city chance was shot on Saturday.

Long Beach Police Chief Billy Seal confirmed that a chase started in Long Beach and went into Gulfport and involved gunfire between a suspect and police.

The pursuit ended at 37th Avenue and West Railroad Street in Gulfport.

The suspect was shot and was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigations and the Harrison County District Attorney’s office are handling the investigation.

As of now, details are limited but this story will be updated once more information is available.

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