容疑者, identified in a police news release as Jereme Lamond Jones of Mobile, アラバマ, faces a charge of first degree murder. He’s being held in a detention center in Harrison County on a $ 1 ミリオンボンド, リリースは言った.
The early investigation indicates Jones allegedly got into a physical altercation outside the casino with the victim, a 41-year-old man from Gulfport, ミシシッピ, ニュースリリースによると. Jones followed the victim after he ran into the casino and allegedly fired at the man multiple times on the gaming floor, リリースは言った.
The suspect fled the scene on foot, but police later detained him near the Biloxi Bay Bridge, リリースは言った. He was found with a pistol, 警察は言った. First aid was provided to the victim, who police said suffered multiple gunshot wounds. He was declared dead just before 1 午前. 現地時間.
No one else was injured in the incident, 警察は言った. It’s unclear whether the suspect and victim knew each other or what prompted the initial altercation, 警察は言った.
It was also unclear late Saturday morning whether Jones had an attorney who would comment on his behalf.