Crime

JPD: Shooting victim identified after incident near Merit Health

Deputy shoots, kills man carrying shotgun during chase through woods in Clarke Co.

  Warren Co. Sheriff’s Department looking into abuse video circulating social media

Police investigating after 2 men show up at hospital with gunshot wounds

Pike Co. man arrested for deadly shooting in April

  Gov. Reeves’ choice for MDOC Commissioner brings decades of corrections experience

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  Arrest made in murder of 11-year-old Jordan McCoy, Mayor Lumumba says

Three more accessory suspects plead guilty in Biloxi officer’s death

  JPD’s 'Operation Safe Street’ leads to 146 arrests, $20,000 seized

  Kidnapping, rape, other sexual assault charges added for suspect in Pearl home invasion

Bond denied for SC mother accused of setting car on fire with 14-month-old baby inside

Woodville woman fatally shot during altercation at gas station

  Man accused of breaking into home, raping children and assaulting their grandmother

Reeder is being held at the Rankin Co. Detention Center.

JPD investigating overnight shootings

There’s no word on a suspect in either shooting.

Rankin Co. K-9 deputy injured while chasing suspect

Lee Anthony Corentin was transported to the Rankin County Jail and was booked on the charges of Felony Fleeing and Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer.

Woman shot at Warren Co. camper park, victim’s brother arrested

There is no known motive at this time.

  Police chase ends in murder-suicide, source says

Woman shot in the shoulder while driving on Bell Street, police say

  Accused cop killer denied bond in Brookhaven during Police Week

JPD investigating overnight shooting

Man who wore ankle monitor during Attala Co. burglaries appears in court

Man shot multiple times, JPD searching for gunman

JPD K9 sniffs out 4 lbs of marijuana

No arrests have been made, but JPD says they could come soon.

  Attorney, police chief clash over details of JPD officer’s arrest

The attorney for the alleged victim of a police officer accused of exploitation of a minor held a fiery press conference Tuesday.

Warren Co. teens arrested for illegally shooting alligators

Pace would not release the teens' names but he says they could face stiff fines and possible jail time.

26-year-old woman charged with capitol murder after Camden man found dead

Ingred Luckett will be charged with the murder of Sims Johnson, Jr.

Man shot, killed in Vicksburg

Police are investigating a homicide in Vicksburg on Tuesday morning.

  Lexington police chief expresses frustration after ambush injures one of his officers

The chief admits it has been challenging for officers enforcing the rules during this pandemic.

  3OYS investigation reveals name of JPD officer arrested for child exploitation

A 3 On Your Side investigation confirms the identity of a Jackson Police Department patrolman placed on administrative leave following his arrest on a charge of child exploitation.

20-year-old of Biloxi arrested and charged with sexual battery and four counts of child pornography

On Monday, Biloxi Police arrested William Eugene Bridenbaker of Biloxi on the charges of sexual battery and four counts of child pornography.

Man turns himself in after ex-girlfriend shot multiple times at Byram hotel

Robinson fled the scene prior to the arrival of officers, but later turned himself in to Byram Police Detectives.

  Councilman Kenneth Stokes honors grieving mothers on Mother’s Day

“There have been some struggles, but today I smile.”

Jackson man arrested for felony child exploitation

Coleman’s bond was set at $50,000 and he was released the same day.

GBI releases new details after father, son charged with murder of Ahmaud Arbery

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has arrested two men in relation to the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery in Glynn County.

GBI: ‘Sufficient probable cause’ for arrest of father, son in shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery

A judge officially denied bond for Gregory and Travis McMichael on Friday.

3 arrested for the shooting of Lexington officer

The officer is in stable condition.

Hattiesburg man charged in hit-and-run that killed 11-year-old girl

The Hattiesburg Police Department charged a Hub City man Thursday in a hit-and-run that killed an 11-year-old girl Saturday.

Gulfport man sentenced to 25 years for hitting infant in head

Buddy Randall Cox, 23, was sentenced to 25 years in custody for felony child abuse after he admitted to hitting his two-month-old son because the baby would not stop crying.

  Jackson restaurant owner faces drive-by shooting charge in addition to April murder charge

Greta Bully is released on bond today after appearing in court to hear new evidence that ups charges in this ongoing investigation.

Co-owner of Bully’s Restaurant turns self in on drive-by shooting charge

The cause of the homicide has yet to be determined.

UPDATE: Third suspect charged with capital murder in connection to February homicide

The suspect is 22-year-old Brandon Sumerall.

  Canton police, Madison Co. SO vehicles both take bullets after breaking up block party

“I don’t know if it’s gang initiation or what it may be, but you just don’t do that,” said Canton Police Chief Otha Brown.

Parchman inmate serving two life sentences dies in hospital

The cause and manner of his death are pending an autopsy.

Man stabbed to death during fight

Jackson Police Department is investigating a fatal stabbing Monday morning.

Search continues for missing Hattiesburg toddler

Noah Greenwood was last seen on Aug. 18, 2019.

  ‘I have to bury my son;’ Mother pleads for justice in double murder investigation in Natchez

The shooter or shooters are still on the run. Deputies are calling on the community to help.

Law enforcement capture escaped inmate from Holmes Co.

The inmate is 26-year-old Ronnie Madison.

4 Meridian police officers indicted for theft, embezzlement

Each faces a maximum of 10 years in prison.

Man arrested for Rebelwood Dr. shooting that left one dead, another injured

Police say that the shooter is currently unknown.

Copiah Co. man wanted for armed robbery

Police say Wilbert Broughton should be considered as armed and dangerous.

  Arrest made after man shot, killed while sitting outside

“All I can remember him saying, ‘I don’t do nothing to no one, I had nothing to do with this, what is going on?’” Smith said. "And that’s when he told my brother, ‘I’ve been shot.’”

BRPD identifies two officers shot Sunday; fallen officer honored with procession Tuesday

The Baton Rouge Police Department has released the names of two officers who were shot Sunday, April 26. One of the officers died and will be honored with a funeral procession on Tuesday, April 28.

$10,000 reward offered for information on shooting death of 5-year-old Jackson girl

Queendaya Davis was killed the night of April 15th when bullets sprayed the apartment she was in.

Man stabbed to death after allegedly assaulting wife and son, Jackson police say

Jackson police are investigating a domestic incident that happened Saturday on West Lake Road.

  Family calls for end to violence after son killed during dice game

Jackson police say the 21 year old victim was shot several times, and later died at a local hospital.

Hattiesburg man accused of shooting family member with pellet gun

A Hattiesburg man has been charged with aggravated assault after being accused of shooting a family member with a pellet gun.

Man wanted after double shooting in Magee

Magee Police Department is investigating a double shooting that happened Thursday night.

Youth detention center officers terminated for contraband

Two Hinds County Henley-Young Youth Detention Center officers were terminated for their participation in introducing contraband into the youth detention center.

Man arrested and charged for deadly shooting on Lynch St.

The suspect has been identified as 19-year-old John Henry McCray IV.

Police: Woman threatened to blow kids’ heads off for bothering her dog

Believing a group of kids was bothering her dog, police say a Paragould woman pulled out a gun and threatened to “blow their heads off.”

Mayor says Jackson Police are making progress in the investigations of the murders of two children

Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba says detectives are making progress in the investigations to make arrests in the murders of two children.

UPDATE: Eight arrested after disagreement over rap music leads to shooting, says sheriff

Eight suspects are facing charges after an argument over rap music led to a shooting in St. Martin over the weekend.

Second arrest made in deadly Taco Bell shooting

Police say the man was shot in the parking lot of Taco Bell on Highway 80 and died at the scene.

  ATF cracks down on series of gun dealer burglaries in 2020

According to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, there were no burglaries of federally licensed firearms dealers in the Southern district in 2019. So far that’s not the case this year, and authorities are cracking down.

  Crime, fatal shootings persist even through Jackson’s stay-at-home order

Despite the Mayor’s executive order, violence and fatal shootings have continued in the city.

Arrest made in shooting death of man found lying on Reddix Street

A shots fired called was received in the area shortly before the victim was found.

  ‘We’re being known as the child-killing capital’: 2nd child killed in Jackson in 10 days

More gunfire leading to death in the Capital City, this time another child loses their life.

Five-year-old killed, 3 others injured after shots fired into Wood Village apartment unit

Multiple individuals were injured in a shooting just before 9:30 p.m. Wednesday at Wood Village Apartments.

Mother, son among 4 others arrested after fight at Hazlehurst gas station

Six people were arrested after an altercation took place at a Hazlehurst gas station Tuesday night.

Ex-Fair Commission director appears in court after prostitution arrest

According to an affidavit, Hutton appeared before a judge on April 8.

JPD investigating after man’s body found shot to death

The victim had been shot multiple times.

Man arrested after shooting into vehicle occupied by ex-girlfriend, child

Jackson police have arrested a man they say fired shots at three people on Ford Avenue near Capitol Street this past weekend.

Burglary suspect wielding screwdriver killed in officer-involved shooting

The suspect was shot in the torso and succumbed to his injuries.

Suspect arrested and charged for double-shooting in Jackson

JPD with assistance from U.S. Marshals apprehended 30-year-old Justin Wiggins on Friday morning.

JPD arrests man after he kidnaps and assaults his partner with knife

The victim’s injuries are not life-threatening.

Three men arrested by Vicksburg police, each accused of different crimes

All three suspects are set to appear in Vicksburg Municipal Court on Friday, April 10.

Woman hit boyfriend with vehicle in assault incident on Raymond Road, police say

Jackson police are investigating an early morning assault in the 1500 block of Raymond Road.

  Suspect captured in Brookhaven murder

He was taken into custody Friday morning by the Copiah County Sheriff’s Department.

Teens arrested for auto burglary in Brandon subdivision

Two Brandon teens have been arrested after burglarizing a vehicle in the city.

5-year-old boy accidentally shoots self, police say

Police say a 5-year-old boy was shot after grabbing a gun and accidentally shooting himself.