Map. History of Mississippi conflict

22 January 2018
Jackson police are investigating an apparent mugging. The incident was reported about 8 p.m. Monday in the 1100 block of Carlisle Street, police said. A man with a gun walked up to another man and robbed him of his belongings, police said.
Officials say an overnight fire destroyed a home on Port Gibson Road near Hazlehurst. It happened around 1:00 a.m., authorities say.
Authorities say a shooting at an intersection has left one man dead in Mississippi
Jackson police are investigating an apparent mugging. The incident was reported about 8 p.m. Monday in the 1100 block of Carlisle Street, police said. A man with a gun walked up to another man and robbed him of his belongings, police said.
Jackson police believe robbery was possibly the motive in a fatal shooting on Monday evening. Officers responded to a call of an individual being shot in the 1600 block of Cox Street. It occurred around 7:30 p.m. They found a male inside an apartment, suffering from at least one gunshot wound.
Hattiesburg police late Monday issued a BOLO for a man wanted in connection to a shooting incident that injured six Friday night at a Hattiesburg restaurant. Police released photos of the man, hoping someone will recognize him, Hattiesburg Police Department spokeswoman Lt. Latosha Myers-Mitchell.
Authorities are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Horn Lake. The shooting occurred on Goodman Road at Interstate Boulevard in front of the Circle K Store. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigations is on the scene. MBI agents on the scene placed at least 10 markers on the street for shell casings.
Goodman Road is shut down near US-51 in DeSoto Co, MS due to an officer-involved shooting
A Friday night double-shooting took the life of Jackson's second homicide victim of the new year. A release from Jackson Police Department says the shooting took place in the 100 block of Ford Avenue. Shortly before 8 p.m., officers responded to a home and found two victims suffering from gunshot wounds. One, a 40-year-old man, was shot in the leg and was transported to an area hospital.
Byhalia man arrested for firing gun near hotel
Jackson police are investigating a shooting. Investigators believe the shooting happened about 3 a.m. Friday in the 700 block of Lanier Avenue near Martin Luther King Boulevard. Officers said they responded to the area in search of a vehicle that had damaged some property. They found a vehicle, which had been abandoned by the driver
Jackson: police are investigating the city's first homicide of the year. A man was found shot to death inside a room at the Rainbow motel on Medgar Evers Blvd. Shortly after 3:00am, officers responded to a shooting call and found a man inside a room there suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
Jackson Police were investigating an officer-involved shooting and searching for a suspect Thursday night. JPD said the incident occurred in the 3100 block of Terry Rd at the Sunshine Food Mart around 6:00 p.m.
Pearl police officers were at the scene of a homicide Wednesday afternoon. The shooting was reported about 2:15 p.m. on Reynolds Street, near Pemberton Drive, police said. Lt. Brian McGairty told the Clarion-Ledger that a 21-year-old man was found shot to death inside a home on Reynolds Street. Officers took a 32-year-old woman into custody at the scene, McGairty said.
Jackson police are investigating a shooting. A man said a bullet came through his mobile home around 5:30 a.m. Wednesday on Gertrude Drive. The man told police he was inside when a bullet came through a wall and hit him in the forearm.
2 week ago
Gautier, Mississippi shooting at N/A: 1 killed, 1 injured
Jackson Police are investigating a front yard murder. It happened early Saturday morning in the 400 block of Bonita Street. JPD says when officers arrived on the scene they found 31-year-old David Yancy dead in the front yard. Police say he suffered multiple gunshot wounds
A man was shot and killed at a home Saturday 7 p.m., police said. When police arrived to the scene at 212 Lindsey Drive they found Dennis Evans, 38, shot several times by an unknown shooter or shooters, authorities said.
Jackson police are investigating after someone found two people dead inside a vehicle. Officers and the coroner were at the scene Thursday morning at Beasley Road, near Hilda Drive.
Jackson police are trying to figure out who called a bogus bomb threat into a bank. Officers were called to BancorpSouth on McDowell Road at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sgt. Roderick Holmes said.
A driver was shot after accidentally rear-ending another vehicle on Christmas nignt, Jackson police said. The incident happened around 8:30 p.m. on Interstate 220. The unidentified 24-year-old male told officers that he was traveling northbound when he accidentally struck a white sedan. The driver of that vehicle produced a handgun and fired out of the window, striking the victim in the neck. The victim then drove to Northside and Sunset drives where he called for help. The victim is said to be in stable condition.
One man was killed Tuesday and another was seriously injured in a crash in Vicksburg, police said. A white Ford F-150 pulling a large utility trailer was traveling on Highway 61 at about 11 a.m., when the driver ran off the road at North Washington Street and crashed into a ravine, police said.
The suspect in a fatal shooting outside of a Waffle House in Tunica County turned himself in, according to the Tunica County Sheriff’s Department. Antonio Jasper turned himself in for questioning Tuesday.
3 week ago
Shannon, Mississippi shooting at County Road 154: 1 injured
3 week ago
Jackson, Mississippi shooting at 3100 block of Downing Street: 1 injured
3 week ago
Utica, Mississippi shooting at 3034 Flint Young Road: 1 killed
Police responding to a possible hostage situation on Saturday shot a man they say was holding a knife in a “threatening manner.” Travis Van Pelt, 22, was shot at least one time by an officer at the home on Laurel Avenue Saturday night, according to the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office. In addition to Van Pelt, police say they also found other people at the home. There was no word from the prosecutor’s office about the condition of the peoplem or their relation to Van Pelt, who lived at the home
4 week ago
Robinsonville, Mississippi shooting at 13132 N Hwy 61: 1 killed
The Ocean County Prosecutor's Office is investigating a police-involved shooting that happened in the township Saturday night, according to a report. A spokesman said the officer involved was uninjured.
A 16-year-old is dead after being shot in the face Friday night in Jackson. Jackson police said officers responded to a home in the 700 block of Lindsey Drive shortly before 5:30 p.m. Friday and found Cameron Kelly had been killed by a gunshot wound to the right eye.