1 week ago
A Mississippi man is charged and kidnapping and rape after a reported incident in Oxford. The Oxford Police Department took a report on a kidnapping and rape on April 10. The victim identified Dustin McGee, 20 of Brandon, as the suspect.
1 week ago
Jackson firefighters are looking into what started a house fire. It happened at a duplex on Newton Street just before 12:30 a.m. When 16 WAPT arrived on the scene around 1:30 a.m., firefighters had the flames under control, but they said it was fully engulfed.
Brookhaven man found shot to death in his bedroom
Jackson police officers are investigating after a man was shot in the hand, authorities said. The shooting was reported about 10 a.m. in the 2900 block of Woodside Drive, police said.
2 week ago
Tuberculosis case confirmed on Ole Miss campus
Tornado Warning including Angie LA until 2:00 AM CDT
Tornado Warning including Collins MS, Mount Olive MS, Williamsburg MS until 12:00 AM CDT
Tornado Warning including New Hebron MS, Shivers MS, Mount Carmel MS until 11:30 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Hazlehurst MS, Beauregard MS, Georgetown MS until 10:45 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Crystal Springs MS, Hopewell MS, Gatesville MS until 10:00 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Port Gibson MS, Hermanville MS, Pattison MS until 10:00 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Reganton MS until 8:45 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Pelahatchie MS until 8:30 PM CDT
A Mississippi woman accused of severely burning her 1-year-old son and spreading feces on his face has been indicted on a felony child abuse charge.
One arrested after man shot to death outside Canton business
2 week ago
Jackson police are looking for the gunman who they say shot a man Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. on Cedars of Lebanon Road.
Suspect wanted in shooting at Verona car wash surrenders to police, charged with murder.
Look at all these tornado reports from near Memphis to St. Louis to Cincinnati. Thankfully, storms are weaker as they hit the coast this morning. MSwx @WLOX
Jackson police said a woman shot her husband after she said he beat her. Authorities said the domestic-related shooting was reported just after 3 a.m. Tuesday on Queen Julianna Lane near North Flag Chapel Road.
Two inmates were found dead Monday in their cells at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman, prison officials said. Micheal Montrell Norwood and Milton Craig were found unresponsive in single cells in separate buildings at Unit 29, Mississippi Department of Corrections officials said in a news release. Advertisement
3 week ago
Jackson police officers were called to a report of a shooting Monday morning. arrived about 8:15 a.m. to the 300 block of Elton Road, where they found a man near a laundromat and a gas station suffering from a gunshot wound to the arm, authorities said.
Man charged with murder in Jackson shooting
Sheriff Leo Mask confirms two people died after a fatal car accident in Pontotoc County Thursday night around 6:30 p.m.
Possible tornado tracking down Lakeland Drive in Flowood.
Tornado Warning including Morton MS, Pelahatchie MS, Branch MS until 10:00 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Eupora MS, Maben MS, Mathiston MS until 9:45 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Jackson MS, Clinton MS, Pearl MS until 9:15 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Eupora MS, Walthall MS, Bellefontaine MS until 9:15 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Canton MS, Flora MS, Kearney Park MS until 8:45 PM CDT
Tornado Warning including Winona MS, Vaiden MS, Duck Hill MS until 8:30 PM CDT