Pass Christian, Mississippi -

A 56-year-old Pass Christian man has been transferred to Tulane Hospital after being shot in the face Saturday night.

According to Harrison County Sheriff Troy Peterson, the victim was driving west on McDonald Rd. in Pass Christian when he was side-swiped by another car around 11 p.m.

The victim reportedly then turned around and followed the car that hit him north on Bells Ferry Rd.

When both cars came to a stop at the intersection of Bells Ferry and Menge Ave, an unknown male got out of the second vehicle and shot the victim in the face.

The victim was initially taken to Memorial Hospital in Gulfport, before being transferred to Tulane.