Crime

‘Armed and dangerous’ man wanted after shooting wife, grazing mother-in-law

Gulfport mother charged in baby’s death

Mother charged with child neglect in case of missing special needs child

Three arrested in connection with string of house burglaries in Madison, Ridgeland, and Madison County

Two arrested after cigarettes and money stolen from Rankin Co. business

SCSO: 1 deputy shot, 1 injured while serving warrant near South Memphis; suspect dead

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  Hero police officer sues City of Pearl to get his job back

Murder suspect lured victims through online deception, police say

  Two suspects rob 53-year-old disabled man at gunpoint in his Mississippi home

  Belhaven residents report rash of armed robberies

37-year-old man convicted as habitual offender by Madison County jury

Woman pleads guilty to stabbing husband to death; judge denies request for probation

Man arrested after officers find illegal drugs intended for delivery to south Jackson home

Hinds County Sheriff’s Narcotics officers and Richland police were on the scene around 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at a south Jackson home where illegal drugs were being delivered.

Two 12-year-olds arrested after making threats against St. Martin Middle School

Investigators arrested both boys Tuesday morning.

“Armed and dangerous” man wanted for aggravated assault after Brookhaven shooting

They are now asking the public’s assistance in finding 42-year-old Derick Quadrell Butler. He is rumored to be in the Pike County area.

Man arrested, charged after shooting that left one injured

Claiborne County Sheriff Frank Davis says a man was shot multiple times at the Prestige Plaza Apartments.

Man wanted for contempt of court after failing to report to facility for sexual deviance evaluation

Police officer dead, suspect in custody after shooting in Tuscaloosa

Sex offender accused of prostituting disabled woman in Miss.

Man charged with killing woman, infant makes first court appearance

New photos released of murdered mother and infant whose bodies were found after a reported house fire

SCSO: Deaths of woman and infant son investigated as homicides

23-year-old shot to death at his home in McComb; police searching for persons of interest

The McComb Police Department received a call at around 12:36 a.m. Friday in reference to a person who had been shot.

  Jackson police searching for man who stole welding equipment from business

If you recognize this man or the car he’s in, call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS(8477).

  Jackson police officers still on the desk more than a month after order to return to duty

Four Jackson Police Officers are still working desk duties a month after the Civil Service Commission told the city to return them to full duties. Their attorneys say that's not legal.

Neshoba Co. man charged after being caught with trafficked child from Ga.

During an interview with the child it was discovered that she was a victim of commercial sexual exploitation and was in an inappropriate relationship with the 32-year-old adult male driver.

  Missing child’s caretaker charged with capital murder after body found in basement of Meridian home

Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler confirmed on Wednesday that a small body has been located inside of a trash bag at a home.

Alleged shooter of Madison County Deputy used fully automatic military weapon

DA confirms automatic weapons were used in the shootout that led to Madison County Deputy Brad Sullivan being shot in the head.

Man dressed as Captain America arrested in Clarksdale, Miss.

When officers arrived on scene, the homeowner had 36-year-old David Hobbs held at gunpoint.

Two 14-year-olds charged after car was stolen with 6-year-old inside

The white Nissan Sentra was stolen from Blair Street Tuesday afternoon. The child was put out of the vehicle by the suspects moments after the car was stolen.

Search continues for heifers stolen from South Mississippi farm

The search continues for nearly a dozen cows that disappeared in Stone County over the weekend.

  ‘You just put blinders on and you do it. I want to live': Human trafficking survivor tells her story

"Mindy," a human trafficking survivor, talks to Therese Apel about her life with a motorcycle gang.

  Car recovered after being stolen with 6-year-old child inside

This is a developing story. We have a crew en route to the scene and we will update this as more information becomes available.

Armed men rob woman for her phone, rental car

Jackson police are investigating a robbery that happened just before 8 p.m. Monday.

2 people flown to Memphis hospital after Mississippi shooting

Mississippi authorities say two people drove 13 miles to Tunica County after being shot Tuesday in Coahoma County.

Bond set for suspect in deadly Rankin County hit and run

Magee is charged with leaving the scene of a deadly hit and run accident in August that killed 44-year-old Michael Crumbly of Brandon.

Mississsippi man sentenced for cross burning

A federal judge sentenced a Mississippi man Tuesday for his role in burning a cross in a predominantly African-American neighborhood in Seminary.

Warrant signed for extradition of suspect in deadly Walmart shooting

He faces charges of two counts of murder in the shooting of two store managers, 40-year-old Anthony Brown and 38-year-old Brandon Gales.

Vicksburg police still searching for answers and seeking help from the public on unsolved homicides in the city

The Vicksburg Police Department is still seeking help from the public for information on some unsolved murders that happened in the city.

Police: Hostage held in SC home freed, armed man arrested following 3 hour standoff

The suspect has been identified as Dean Ryan Daugherty, 46, of Newberry.

  ‘The entire department needs our prayers’: Deputy Brad Sullivan still fighting for life

Deputy Brad Sullivan is still fighting for his life at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

  Suspect in Madison Co. deputy double-shooting that left one critical being held at Rankin Co. jail with no bond

A domestic situation that turned into a kidnapping led to a chase in Madison County and ended with two officers injured.

One wanted, two men detained in Vicksburg manhunt

If anyone have additional information concerning the third person involved or have information about this investigation please call the Vicksburg Police Department.

  Rankin County interdiction team hunts more than just drugs

A little-known fact about them is that they have also caught murderers, kidnappers, human traffickers, and many other categories of criminals.

Two arrested in ongoing investigation for stealing water from City of Jackson

Jackson police have made two more arrests in an ongoing investigation into the city’s water system.

Correctional officer trainee charged in contraband find at state prison in Rankin County

A correctional officer trainee at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County has been charged in connection with contraband found in one of the kitchens at the facility.

Knife-wielding Florence man throws cooler at officers, gets tased after chase

A Richland police officer pulled over an older model pick-up truck for expired tag and improper equipment violation Tuesday around 10:15 p.m.

  Zebulum James ruled competent to stand trial in Madison County

An expert witness said despite the psychotic tendencies, James is bright and able to stand trial.

Clinton police searching for man who stole trailer, golf cart, ATV from Clinton school

On Tuesday evening, July 30, 2019, two suspects stole a trailer, a golf cart, and a 4-wheeler (ATV) from a school campus in Clinton. After an investigation, officials determined two people were responsible for the crime.

Daughter charged with murder of Yazoo Co. man found stabbed in back, slumped over steering wheel

A Yazoo County woman has been charged for the murder of her father.

Man charged with murder after missing Lincoln Co. woman’s body found

The body of a Lincoln County woman has been found and the suspect is now behind bars.

Police: Girl shot after rejecting 17-year-old’s advances

A 17-year-old has been charged as an adult after a shooting in Auburn, police say.

Bentonia man sentenced to three years in prison for auto theft

Judge Lee sentenced Gann to five years in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections with two years suspended and three years to serve followed by two years of post-release supervision.

54-year-old man stabbed in the back, found slumped over steering wheel following domestic dispute

When sheriff deputies arrived, they found James Williams bloody and slumped over the steering wheel of a car.

  One dead in officer-involved shooting after chase on Highway 49 in Florence

The man took off during the confrontation, leading to a hot pursuit up and down the highway.

Mother, deputy indicted over filmed sex act involving child

A grand jury indicted the two Monday on charges of rape, aggravated crimes against nature and distributing child pornography.

Former Oxford Police Officer Matthew Kinne indicted for capital murder

Former Oxford Police Officer Matthew Kinne is charged with capital murder in the death of 32 year old Dominique Clayton. An indictment was released Friday charging him with shooting Clayton to death after he broke into her home.

Man, teen facing multiple charges in Vicksburg drive-by shooting

No one was injured, but there were multiple people inside the home.

Former Oxford police officer indicted on capital murder

A Mississippi grand jury handed up an indictment in the case against former Oxford Police Officer Matthew Paul Kinne.

Brandon Theesfeld indicted for capital murder in death of Ally Kostial

The indictment says Theesfeld kidnapped Kostial and later shot her.

Arrest made in deadly Rankin County hit and run

According to Rankin County Sheriff Bryan Bailey, agents with the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force arrested Gregory Montreal Magee in Jackson for the death of Michael Crumbly of Brandon Friday morning.

Alleged gang convention still going strong in Hattiesburg

The gathering has been going on in Hattiesburg for 17 years.

  Car suspected in deadly Rankin Co. hit-and-run found as family and friends mourn

A deadly hit and run rocked the Rankin County community Thursday, including relatives of the victim.

Man charged with burglary after breaking into car, home in Belhaven

He was captured after a foot pursuit that ended in the 1400 block of Riverside Drive.

  ‘The absolute worst I’ve ever seen’: Two men accused in case involving children and satanic rituals, bestiality

Two men are under arrest on child rape and porn charges as police race to identify children they suspect are being victimized in pornographic pictures posted online.

‘Armed and dangerous’ teen arrested after injuring man in Vicksburg shooting

Vicksburg police are investigating a shooting that happened at 807 Speed Street around 7:50 p.m. Friday.

Suspected robber on the run after flipping U-Haul on Hwy 80 in Jackson

A man is on the run after he flipped a U-Haul on Highway 80 in Jackson Thursday.

Mississippi Highway Patrol trooper arrested, charged with child abuse

Assistant Brandon Police Chief Chris Butts said Turberville waived Wednesday’s preliminary hearing and remains behind bars under a $50,000 bond.

  ‘He will die in prison:’ Byron McBride pleads guilty in death of Kingston Frazier, sentenced to life without parole

According to Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker, McBride pleaded guilty in court Thursday and a judge sentenced him to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

Ridgeland police arrest three alleged suspects in car burglary spree

Ridgeland police officers made a few arrests Thursday morning.

Former Mid-South pastor found guilty on all counts in rape trial

A verdict was reached in the rape case against former Mid-South pastor Ronnie Gorton.

  In order to change the community, Lee Vance says "get your butt up... and get in the fight”

Former Jackson Police Chief Lee Vance won the Democratic nomination for the Hinds County Sheriff's race Tuesday night

Police: N.C. student had guns in dorm, charged with threat of mass violence on campus

The student was arrested on Tuesday after the university security officers found two firearms and ammunition in his dorm, officials said.

Police: 2 women arrested, suspected of stealing $200 worth of crab legs

The store manager and witness told police they saw the two women put the crab legs into a purse.

Court orders treatment for man held after Petal Walmart incident

A court order for involuntary treatment has been issued for a man who was taken into custody last week following a report of a suspicious person at the Walmart in Petal.

Missing woman reported in Lincoln County, last seen a week ago

A Lincoln County family is looking for Dianne McMorris, age 60.

Man wanted for stealing City of Jackson water surrenders to police

A 64-year-old man, wanted in connection to water theft from the City of Jackson, has surrendered himself to police Thursday morning.

Suspects turn themselves in after man killed, another injured in shooting near Kosciusko elementary school

According to Breezy News, the shooting happened at around 2:00 pm at the corner of Highway 43 North and 4th avenue.

  Man found on Horton Ave was a father of 3, may have known his killer

Nancy Wessell just wants justice for her son, who she thinks may have been killed by someone he knew. And she wishes she felt like authorities were taking her seriously.

  Gift card scam robs convenience stores at gas pumps

Gift card scam robs convenience stores at the pumps