UPDATE: The HPD has put out a BOLO for this man in relation to the deadly shooting that occurred at the Deluxe Inn on Wednesday morning.
If you have any information on who this man is, please contact the HPD at 601-545-4971.
HATTIESBURG, MS- The Hattiesburg Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
Police arrived at the Deluxe Inn on Broadway Ave at approximately 2:10 AM after receiving word about a possible deceased person.
When they entered the hotel room, they found an unresponsive male. First responders and the Deputy Coronor were called to the scene shortly thereafter, where the male was pronounced dead at the scene. The HPD confirmed that the man died after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds.
Investigators currently have a person of interest in custody at this time. The HPD says this is an ongoing investigation, and anyone with information should contact the Hattiesburg Police Department or Metro CrimeStoppers.