What appears to be oil has been spotted in two locations in Harrison County, the emergency management director has confirmed.
This morning, a sheen was seen near the Long Beach harbor.
Callers to the Sun Herald also reported oil under the water's surface at the boat launch at Menge Avenue.
Later, an oil-like substance was spotted near the mouth of the Bay of St. Louis at Henderson Point. EMA Director Rupert Lacy said a skimmer boat has been sent to the Henderson Point location to clean up the oil.
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