Dalien Marquez Currie Death – Obituary : A man of Ocean Springs has been charged after an overnight fatal shooting in D’Iberville, reports says.
According to officials, 19-year-old Jerome Kenneth Jenkins Jr. was arrested on a charge of manslaughter-culpable negligence in the death of Dalien Marquez Currie.
Capt. Marty Griffin said officers responded to 10221 Rodriguez Street around 12:30 a.m. on a shooting report.
Police say Currie and Jenkins were in a room with several other people, and Jenkins brought a weapon in a non-threatening manner.
Preliminary Investigating disclosed the gun went off at some point, hitting Currie, who was then pronounced dead.