Gulfport police confirmed the identity of the victim in a Saturday shooting in Gulfport.
Sgt. Clayton Fulks said Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove identified the victim as 16-year-old Damien Thompson.
Officers responded to the 4000 block of Ponderosa Drive on about 10:30 a.m. Saturday morning after a report of a man suffering from a gunshot wound, the Gulfport Police Department said on Twitter.
Around noon Saturday, Gulfport police tweeted the victim had died of his injuries.
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