Crime

JPD: Two men shot after fight on Woodell Drive

According to Jackson police, the man was shot in the 1300 block of Wooddell Drive.

  Salvation Army bell ringer accused of punching customer outside MD Walmart

Adams Co. man accused of killing baby in 2002 sentenced to life in prison

Suspect identified in shooting that left woman dead at Jackson gas station

Serial killer who claims to have murdered 90 people indicted in KY cold case

Jefferson Co. man found shot to death outside

Jackson police investigating two deadly weekend shootings

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  Brothers with special needs shot in case of mistaken identity, police say

Man, 75, who used to play Santa at Wisconsin YMCA accused of child sexual assault

Man lied about kidnapping to get revenge for drug deal gone bad, police say

Bonds set for driver, passengers who attempted to evade police in Madison Co.

Teen robbed, killed in Jackson neighborhood identifed

Victims identified in separate overnight shootings that left two dead

Jackson police investigating Clinton Blvd. business robbery

Jackson police are investigating a business robbery that occurred in the the 4700 block of Clinton Boulevard just before 9:00 p.m. Saturday.

18-year-old shot, killed in Adams County

The shooting occurred near 617 East Stiers Lane.

  Grinch steals Christmas wreaths from local business

A Grinch struck a local business twice this holiday season, but it won’t steal the Christmas spirit from one Jackson doctor.

Investigators: Man repeatedly raped child, wife allowed it to happen

A man is in custody, accused of raping a child multiple times for the last six years. His wife is also behind bars, accused of allowing the assaults to happen.

Two armed gunmen rob Byram gas station

301 pounds of marijuana seized after traffic stop in MO

Sex offender chosen to lead Mid-South Christmas parade

Bomb threat being investigated in Pearl; threats happening nationwide

State inmate asks Supreme Court to order his execution immediately

Residents fed up with violence after woman is shot while sitting inside Waffle House

Man sentenced to life in prison for drug trafficking

A California man will spend the rest of his life in jail for trafficking methamphetamine and money laundering in Mississippi.

Police: SC mother facing four felonies after the remains of two newborns were found

A woman has been charged with four felonies after giving birth to two babies and then allegedly killing them, according to the North Myrtle Beach Police Department.

Man sentenced to three years in prison for stealing Veteran’s identity and benefits

A Jackson man will spend 3 years behind bars for stealing the identity of a military veteran and using it to receive benefits.

3 On Your Side Investigates: The Confessions of a Killer

Over more than three decades, one man told authorities he murdered nearly a hundred people, including ten in Mississippi and one -- a male teenager -- in Jackson.

Vicksburg PD investigator offers cash reward for return of ATV, trailer stolen from his Jackson home

Deputy Police Chief Paymon is offering $1,000 of his own money to anyone who can help him locate his stolen goods and identify the people in the video as well as the pickup truck.

Counselor offers tips to help caregivers following shooting

Licensed professional counselor speaks out on the shooting of an elderly woman inside a rehab center by her husband.

“She didn’t want to live like this”: Bond denied for elderly man accused of killing ill wife of 40 years in nursing home

Thomas Ballenger told investigators that he was depressed and harbored a significant amount of guilt for his wife’s illness.

“He’s a flight risk”: Madison County escaped inmate denied bond

During the arraignment, the prosecutor called Todd Moudy a “flight risk”.

Woman in stable condition after being shot by boyfriend on Ellis Ave.

A man is in custody and the incident appears to be domestic related.

Survey: Mississippi jail inmates fall, but many stay long

A new survey provided to The Associated Press suggests that the number of Mississippi inmates jailed for short periods may be declining, but that those in jail for longer is holding steady.

Officer helps driver with purchase; passenger in car shoots at him

The woman who allegedly opened fire on the officer and his backup was killed in the incident.

Vintage motorcycle stolen from Jackson home recovered

A Jackson man’s prized possessions, two classic motorcycles, were taken from his home during a burglary back in October.

Jackson men sentenced for meth trafficking conspiracy

Two Jackson men were sentenced Tuesday for their role in a methamphetamine trafficking conspiracy.

Jonestown mayor facing 100 years in prison for embezzlement

The mayor of the City of Jonestown has been arrested for allegedly embezzling resident’s water bill payments and a city police firearm.

Laurel man charged with molestation

A Laurel man has been charged after allegedly touching a young girl inappropriately.

Bryant pledges support for cutting criminal punishments

The Republican made the remarks Tuesday at a meeting on criminal justice reform put on by a coalition of groups that favor changes to reduce harshness in the criminal justice system.

Capital murder trial begins for man accused of kidnapping, robbing Jackson doctor

Kennedy and 23-year-old Edwin Robinson forced the doctor at gunpoint from his home in the Eastover subdivision back in May 2015.

JPD: Arrest made in shooting near UMMC that left two children injured

Jackson police have made an arrest in a shooting that happened near the University of Mississippi Medical Center a little over a week ago.

FedEx employee pawned jewelry instead of delivering it, police say

The jewelry was supposed to be delivered to Quality Gold

Football player, 16, accused of fatally stabbing classmate pregnant with his baby

The 17-year-old victim’s body was recovered from a dumpster hours after an alleged fight with the suspect over the pregnancy.

Over 300 pounds of marijuana seized during traffic stop on I-20

A search of the vehicle revealed a large amount of marijuana, which prompted authorities to transport the vehicle and the driver to the sheriff’s office shop.

Woman arrested, charged with stabbing family member after argument

Jackson police are investigating a stabbing that happened in the 3100 block of Ivanhoe Avenue.

Kosciusko police officer suspended indefinitely without pay following sexual battery arrest

According to Olive Branch police, it’s alleged that a woman met the suspect at a local establishment during an evening of socializing.

LA mother, boyfriend arrested for murder after 11-month-old child dies from severe burns

The burns appeared to have occurred two weeks ago and the boy died “succumbed to his injuries due to a lack of care,” Deputy Chief Chris Rudy, with the DeRidder Police Department, said in a news release

Van stolen by Madison County inmate found; escapee still on the run

Todd Moudy was being transported back to the jail after a felony bond hearing when he escaped. He was able to overtake the officer and steal the van while shackled and handcuffed.

Missing Pike Co. man found dead in Lincoln Co.

A man who went missing from Pike County over a month ago was found dead last week in Lincoln County.

Man sentenced in deadly 2017 shooting at Fortification red light

According to court records, 22-year-old Nicholas Coats plead guilty to second-degree murder and was sentenced to 40 years in prison, with 10 years suspended.

Sheriff: Uncle cut 3-year-old Kentucky girl’s throat

A 3-year-old girl whose uncle authorities say cut her throat has died in a Kentucky hospital

AMBER ALERT CANCELED: 3-year-old girl found safe; suspect in custody

An AMBER Alert for a missing 3-year-old was canceled hours after it had been issued.

Young girl caught on camera stealing package off MD front porch

Investigators believe the little girl, no older than 8, was taking directions from someone off camera.

Man shot in abdomen runs to nearby home for help

The shooting happened just before 7:00 pm at an unknown location. The 33-year-old victim then went to a home on Fredrica Avenue for help.

‘Your instinct is to protect’: Man fired from CVS after tackling robber

The company said the employee, who had worked there for five years, broke store policy “by initiating physical confrontation" with the robber.

Man arrested for shooting death of his mother in Food Depot parking lot

Jackson Police have identified the victim as 51-year-old Ronia Rodgers. Police have arrested and charged 33-year-old Terry Huchen with murder.

Man arrested in kidnapping, murder of 13-year-old Hania Aguilar

The Lumberton Police Department and the FBI have arrested 34-year-old Michael Ray McLellan in connection with the kidnapping and murder of 13-year-old Hania Noelia Aguilar.

Madison County inmate still on the run after stealing prison van

According to Heath Hall with the sheriff’s department, Todd C. Moudy was last seen on Sharon Road in Madison County.

Sheriff: Wife calls 911 to report she shot husband; man pronounced dead on scene

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office says a man is dead after he was shot by his wife during a domestic dispute Friday night in Metairie.

Murder suspect dies after assault at Raymond Detention Center

Dominique Martinez Griffin was transported to UMMC for treatment. He died Friday afternoon.

Multiple family members charged in Chesterfield murder-for-hire plot to kill witnesses in homicide case

The investigation is related to the homicide that occurred on Aug. 24 on Second Branch Road in which a woman was shot multiple times and Lawrence J. Howell was killed.

  Second mistrial declared in Joshua Archie capital murder trial

27-year-old Archie is charged in the shooting death of 68-year-old Robert Adams. Adams was shot to death during an armed robbery at the Party City on County Line Road in 2012.

Inmate found dead in Central Mississippi Correctional Facility

The Rankin County coroner confirms an inmate at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility has died.

JPD: Four armed men rob Capital Furniture Co. on Bailey Avenue

According to a tweet from JPD, four armed men robbed the Capital Furniture Co. on Bailey Avenue.

Pearl police looking for sunglasses thieves

On December 1, a group of people walked into two Sunglass Hut stores and stole sunglasses.

Terry police looking for man who held homeowner at gunpoint

According to police, a homeowner was met at the end of their driveway by a man pointing a 9mm hand gun at the homeowner and demanding money.

Capital murder retrial of Joshua Archie continues in Madison County

Day three of the capital murder retrial of Joshua Archie wrapped up Wednesday. Undra Ward, who pleaded guilty in the case, is expected to testify against Archie Thursday in court.

JPD searching for four armed men who robbed Discount Tobacco & Beer on Robinson Road

Cash was taken and the suspects were armed

Two more arrested in Clinton metal theft ring

On December 4, detectives were alerted to the suspects by a neighboring property owner who was alerted to suspicious people on the property.

Woman uses stolen credit cards at Vicksburg Gamestop

The credit cards have been reported stolen out of Clinton, Mississippi.

Man found shot to death inside car at playground

According to the Jefferson County Sheriff Peter Walker, deputies responded to the Canonsburg community around 7:00 a.m.

Four armed men rob Jackson restaurant, steal register

According to JPD, the four men walked into the Chop Stix on Ellis Avenue Tuesday night.

Daughter in Rankin County murder-for-hire plot released on bond

Lauren Peavy has been released on a $10,000 bond while her mother remains in a Rankin County jail.

Two arrested after kidnapped 14-year-old from New Mexico found safe in Itawamba County

The 14-year-old girl was found in the van with a female driver and a male passenger.

Suspect arrested in Fontaine Avenue shooting

Investigators have charged 29-year-old suspect, Dominique Griffin with murder for the death of victim, Rastafian Beasley.

UPDATE: 56-year-old man killed in Chestnut Street shooting identified

According to the Jackson Police Department, one man was shot to death, and another was transported to the hospital with injuries. His condition is unknown right now.

State Crime Lab making improvements with backlog of firearm cases

Imaging technology is helping the Mississippi Crime Lab in Pearl with its backlog of firearm cases. The agency is also connecting more suspects to crimes across the state.

Houston mother accused of drowning, decapitating 5-year-old son

The woman reportedly confessed to drowning her son in a recorded interview with authorities.

Capital murder retrial for Joshua Archie underway in Madison County

The capital murder retrial of 27-year-old Joshua Archie began Monday with jury selection. A mistrial was declared last year. He is charged with killing a Party City store manager in 2012.

Thieves arrested for stealing metal from vacant Delphi Packard building

Clinton Police make arrest accused metal thieves targeting the vacant Delphi Packard building.

Police: N. Charleston church volunteer took photos, videos of at least 8 boys

The new charges come on top of the first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor charge brought against Jacop Robert Lee Hazlett, 28, last Wednesday.