D’IBERVILLE, Miss. (WLOX) – The person shot and killed within the Scarlet Pearl car parking zone early Wednesday morning has now been recognized, and police are actively looking for the suspect’s car.
D’Iberville Police are alerting the general public to be looking out for the suspect car, probably a darkish blue Nissan Altima, two-door, older mannequin. The automotive was reported stolen and is lacking a rear bumper and has a switched Alabama tag (2CW6059).
D’Iberville Police Chief Shannon Nobles informed WLOX the suspect’s automotive has been noticed again in Cellular. Investigators are engaged on some leads tied to the automotive and are working carefully with Cellular police to find the automotive and the homicide suspect.
When you have seen this car, report it instantly to regulation enforcement. The quantity for D’Iberville Police is 228-396-4252.
D’Iberville Police responded to the car parking zone after a capturing round 2 a.m. There, they discovered 36-year-old Nicholaus Craig useless in his automotive, in keeping with Harrison County Coroner Brian Switzer.
The coroner tells us Craig lives in California however is initially from Cellular. Switzer realized Craig was heading dwelling this week to see his mother and have fun his birthday, which was simply yesterday- September 20. Earlier than reaching Cellular, Craig and his girlfriend rented a room at Scarlet Pearl, in keeping with Craig’s mom. That is the place he spent his thirty sixth birthday.
Craig and his girlfriend ate dinner on the Onerous Rock Resort & On line casino Tuesday evening earlier than heading again to the Scarlet Pearl. Based on Craig’s girlfriend, the car parking zone was full after they obtained again, so that they needed to park close to the again.
She says in a while within the evening, round 2 a.m., Craig was having bother sleeping as a result of his latest again surgical procedure and determined to go all the way down to his automotive. She says he was contemplating going for a trip. Whereas sitting in his automotive, somebody shot and killed him.
He died from a single gunshot wound. The post-mortem will happen Thursday.
We reached out to Scarlet Pearl for remark. Right here’s what they mentioned:
“Our ideas are with the households impacted by this incident. And we’ve got no additional remark till the D’Iberville Police Division completes their investigation.”
When you have every other details about this incident, please report it to D’Iberville Police at 228-396-4252 or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at 877-787-5898.
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