Harrison County Sheriff Troy Peterson tells media outlets that the victim, whose identity has not been released, was driving his vehicle in Pass Christian and was sideswiped by another car Saturday night. The victim then turned his car around and followed the vehicle that hit him.
Peterson says the two cars came to a stop at an intersection before the suspect got out of his vehicle and shot the victim in the face.
The victim was taken to a hospital.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department.