A Biloxi man is in custody for shooting a victim multiple times, police say

Zhaqius Green Evans
Zhaqius Green Evans

A 22-year-old man is in custody in connection to a Biloxi shooting that happened before Christmas.

According to Biloxi Police Maj. Chris De Back, around 9:30 a.m. Saturday the U.S. Marshall’s Regional Fugitive Task Force, with the assistance of the Biloxi police, arrested Zhaquis Green Evans, of Biloxi at the 1900 block of Southern Avenue on a warrant for aggravated assault.

The warrant and arrest stem from an investigation into a shooting incident on the 300 block of Augusta Court in Biloxi on Dec. 22, when the victim was shoot multiple times.

Evans was transported to the Harrison County jail and held in lieu of a $500,000 bond set by Justice Court Judge Albert Fountain.