On June 25, 2018 the Gulfport Police Department arrested 28 year old Edwin Le’Troy Collins, charging him with one count of Embezzlement.
On June 20, 2018, the Gulfport Police Department was contacted for a complaint of embezzlement from the Exxon located at 11298 Highway 49. The complainant stated that several cash deposits between June 10, 2018 and June 20, 2018 were missing. The amount of missing deposits was over $1,800. The resulting investigation led to the arrest of Edwin Collins who was the manager who was responsible for the deposits. A warrant was obtained from Harrison County Justice Court Judge Melvin Ray who set bond at $10,000. On June 25, 2018 Collins turned himself in at the Gulfport Police Department. He was processed and transported to the Harrison County Adult Detention Center.