Four arrested on drug and firearms charges

Four people are behind bars following a drug bust by the Attala County Sheriff's Department.According to a Facebook past, Sergeant Blake Burns and Deputy Brandon Crowson made the arrests Wednesday morning.The officers recovered 914 grams of marijuana along with other controlled substances, firearms and... Read More.

Attala Fugitive Arrested In Flowood

From the Attala County Sheriff's Department:    During a routine traffic stop, the Flowood Police Department discovered an active Aggravated Assault warrant on Joseph Wayne Shepard in Attala County. Shepard is now jailed at Leake County Correctional. The Attala County Sheriff's Office commends the... Read More.

Grenada man arrested for shoplifting and fleeing

A Grenada man is behind bars for shoplifting and fleeing from Attala County authorities.Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail said 22-year-old Raymond Scott Taylor was arrested following an incident that began at the Dollar General in Ethel.According to Nail, Deputy Leroy Wise was parked at... Read More.

One arrested for Leake County murder

On Dec. 21, 2019, the Leake County Sheriff's Office, in conjunction with the Carthage Police Department and the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, arrested Brzezinskir Henderson Sr. (41) for the murder of Gary (Butch) Harkins and the armed robbery of the Shell convenience store in... Read More.

One arrested for aggravated assault

A Kosciusko man has been arrested on aggravated assault charges.Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail said 51-year-old Johnny Saxton Blair was arrested Sunday, Dec. 8 near Ethel.Further details surrounding the arrest weren't given, but Nail did... Read More.

One Arrested for Arson

One man is behind bars for arson.According to Investigator Mark Hill with th Attala County Sheriff Department on September 14, 2019 Carl Anthony Houston, a 49 year old black male from Kosciusko, was arrested for arson 3rd Degree by Sergeant Nick Cox.Houston is accused... Read More.