Trouble in Paradise - - Jackson, MS

Trouble in Paradise

Police say they were dealing more than cars at Paradise Auto Sales on Galatin Street in Jackson.

I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Three Hinds County men face felony drug charges stemming from the seizure of approximately a half-million dollars' worth of marijuana Wednesday. Lawmen seized more than 400 pounds of pot from Paradise Auto Sales. Warren Strain is on that story.

Murder over a car? That's what the mother of the 16-year-old victim claims to be the reason her son was killed as two Jackson teens appear in court facing capital murder charges.

Also, the Governor's Awards for Excellence in the Arts have been handed out to a select group of people helping to put Mississippi on the cultural map.

A/C on in the dead of winter? That's how warm it has been today. Chief Meteorologist Barbie Bassett will have your full First Alert Forecast.

Sports Director Rob Jay will have your scores and highlights.

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