Crime

Two wounded in early morning shooting in Gulfport neighborhood

Gulfport police say a woman and man were both shot during an incident at a house in the 3000 block of F Avenue early Friday morning.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 31st Street and F Avenue about 3:42 a.m. The house is in a neighborhood between Courthouse Road and Hewes Avenue, just south of Pass Road.

Officers found a 38-year-old woman with a wounded hand. She was taken to Memorial Hospital at Gulfport for treatment. According to a press release from Gulfport police, the shooting happened inside the residence.

While investigating the shooting, a 47-year-old man arrived at Memorial Hospital with a gunshot wound to his leg. Gulfport police said both shootings are part of the same incident at F Avenue. A handgun has been recovered.

Gulfport police continue to investigate the incident. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Gulfport Police at 228-868-5959 or contact Crime Stoppers online or at 877-787-5898.

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