A man wanted in connection with the shooting and killing of a 16-year-old in Moss Point has turned himself in.
According to Moss Point Interim Police Chief Brandon Ashley, Jeylen Oneil Fountain, 22, turned himself in shortly after a shooting at 3525 Rollins St.
Police received a call from a woman who said she heard several gunshots in the area of Rollins Street, Ashley said. The victim, Xavier Davison, was rushed to Singing River Hospital with a single gunshot wound to the chest. There, Ashley said, he was pronounced dead.
Several eye witnesses identified Fountain as the shooter, and police issued a BOLO for Fountain throughout Jackson County.
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Fountain was arrested on a charge of manslaughter-culpable negligence and taken to Jackson County jail.