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Man shot by Madison police no stranger to the law

Man killed by law enforcement officers wanted in previous crimes

A little rain and a little sunshine in the Jackson metro area on this Monday afternoon. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol has released the identity of the man killed by law enforcement on Sunday. Trooper Eric Henry says 23-year-old Michael D. Sulton was the man involved in a Madison County carjacking that ended in gunfire, and with his death.  

Plus, Jerry Wayne Woodland, 52, of Hattiesburg, pled guilty today in U.S. District Court to conspiracy to steal food and food-related items from the Forrest County Detention Center and conspiracy to commit mail fraud to cover it up, announced U.S. Attorney Gregory K. Davis and FBI Special Agent in Charge Don Alway.

And, the Covington County Sheriff's Department confirmed  that Lt. Governor Tate Reeves was involved in a car accident in Collins. Reeves was not injured.

In sports, Brad Peterson is officially introduced as Madison Central's new football coach and athletic director.

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