GULFPORT -- Police arrested two men Thursday who were wanted in a shooting Monday in a parking lot on East Pass Road in which a man with was shot in the head.
Kenneth Wayne Brassell Jr., 20, turned himself in at the Gulfport Police Department on Thursday. Craig Elliot Sandifer, 19, was arrested at a residence in the area of Monroe Street and Ohio Avenue, police Sgt. Damon McDaniel said.
McDaniel said the Brassell shot the man with a handgun after a physical altercation, then left a vehicle with Sandifer.
American Medical Response took the wounded man to an area hospital. McDaniel said he was later airlifted to a New Orleans hospital. McDaniel said the man's condition was unknown Thursday night.
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Both men were being held at the Harrison County jail on bonds set by Justice Court Judges Melvin Ray and Louise D. Ladner -- Brassell's at $1 million, and Sandifer's at $100,000.