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25 May 2018
Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba is forming a task force to review a Jackson Police Department policy against releasing names of officers involved in shootings.
A Natchez man was killed when his motorcycle struck a tree
Unusual pistol recovered after fatal Verona shooting
Hattiesburg Police say the death investigation has turned into a homicide investigation. Deborah McGee was found dead in this home Sunday. @wdam
The Jackson Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a man suspected in a burglary case. A vehicle was burglarized earlier this month in the 1000 block of Arbor Vista Boulevard, police said. Surveillance video of the incident was released Monday.
A Madison County judge set bond Monday at $275,000 bond for a teenager facing accessory charges in connection with the shooting death of 6-year-old Kingston Frazier. Kingston’s father, grandmother and aunt were among those who testified during the hearing for Dwan Wakefield, 18. William Frazier asked a judge to deny bond for Wakefield, saying that he was just a guilty as the man who pulled the trigger and killed his son
Laurel police arrest man for apartment shooting
A Mississippi man faces 10 years to life in prison after a federal jury convicted him of human trafficking and transporting a minor across state lines to engage in prostitution
Firefighters in Jackson responded to a fire that happened at a building on Capitol Street. Authorities say the fire started around 2:30 a.m. at the Old Mississippi Valley Gas
Overnight house fire at abandoned Jackson
Edwards police said the suspect in a shooting at an Edwards convenience store is in custody. Officers said Sunday that 50-year-old Willie Bingham was arrested and charged with murder in connection with Saturday’s shooting at Champion Hill Grocery Store.
Three suspects have been arrested following a morning shooting in Jasper County. Quaddarris Margun Sumlin, 25, Travis Kentrell Bunch, 25, and 21-year-old Keyshad Donnell Arrington have been arrested in connection with the murder of 18-year-old Mercedes Angelique Dudley and the aggravated assault of 18-year-old Rosalind Tykiara Taylor.
A south Jackson home was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived at the scene early Friday morning. The fire was reported just before 2 a.m. on Woody Drive and Woodburn Street.
Two men are facing attempted murder charges in connection with a shooting over a dice game, Pearl police said. A 21-year-old man was shot in the shoulder about 9 p.m. Sunday in the 800 block of George Kersh Drive, police said. Witnesses told investigators that the man was shot after he refused to pay another man during a game of dice, according to a news release
Shooting suspect turns himself in to Vicksburg Police
U.S. judge temporarily blocks Mississippi law banning abortion after 15 weeks, the most restrictive in nation.
Kosciusko police are looking for two people suspected of shooting a woman. The shooting was reported just before 9 p.m. Monday near Natchez Street and Woodard Lane, authorities said.
A Silver Alert has been issued for Lizzie Langford, 82, who was reported missing in Lee County. Langford was last seen about 11 a.m. Monday walking on a county road in Lee County, authorities said.
Two injured in Vicksburg shooting
New pay scale expected for Hattiesburg Fire Department
Two wanted after shooting in Kosciusko.
Storm damage in Prentiss County
2 month ago
Tornado Warning including Belmont MS, Golden MS, Dennis MS until 5:15 PM CDT
2 month ago
Tornado Warning including Belmont MS, Tishomingo MS, Marietta MS until 5:00 PM CDT
2 month ago
Tornado Warning including Booneville MS, Baldwyn MS, Geeville MS until 4:30 PM CDT
Mississippi governor signs nation's most restrictive abortion law, banning most abortions after 15 weeks.
2 month ago
A Tornado is in effect for all of northeastern MS, including Starkville, Columbus, and Tupelo. This expires at 11:00 PM CT. MSUwx
Man shot over dice game, Pearl police say
The deadly shooting in Monroe County took place at a home on this road Saturday afternoon. @WCBINEWS
Ex-Mississippi governor Barbour arrested with gun at airport
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