One dead after Gulfport shooting

One man is dead after a shooting in Gulfport this afternoon.

According to city police, authorities responded just before 3 p.m. to the 600 block of 25th Street.

Upon arrival, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.

The man was taken to the hospital, but died from his injuries.

An investigation is ongoing.

About a dozen people have gathered to watch police. Most of the street is blocked off with crime scene tape.

Police said they do not believe the shooting poses a threat to the general safety of Gulfport residents.