UPDATE: Man dies after self-inflicted gunshot in parking lot of Laurel business

UPDATE: Man dies after self-inflicted gunshot in parking lot of Laurel business

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A Laurel man died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound Monday evening.

Laurel police responded to a report of a shooting in the parking lot of a Laurel retail business on 16th Avenue at approximately 4:46 p.m. According to police, a male subject was located outside a vehicle suffering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The man was transported to South Central Regional Medical Center for treatment. He died from his injuries at approximately 8 p.m., according to the Laurel Police Chief Tyrone Stewart.

Laurel police said that there is no current danger to the public and are not seeking suspects in the incident.