Gulfport police chief IDs victims of double homicide, updates on homeless killing

Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania held a press conference Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, to identify two people found shot to death just after midnight. He also gave an update on a killing involving a machete and a homeless camp.
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Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania held a press conference Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, to identify two people found shot to death just after midnight. He also gave an update on a killing involving a machete and a homeless camp.

Margaret Baker is an investigative reporter whose search for truth exposed corrupt sheriffs, a police chief and various jailers and led to the first prosecution of a federal hate crime for the murder of a transgendered person. She worked on the Sun Herald’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Hurricane Katrina team. When she pursues a big story, she is relentless.