Attala County Man Charged with Kidnapping in Lee County

Preston Kyle Brooks Dean, a 23-year-old male from Attala County, was arrested and charged with kidnapping, aggravated domestic violence, and burglary of an occupied dwelling on Monday, September 11th.Deputies responded to a call from the female who escaped after being restrained and severely beaten... Read More.

LCSO Employees Charged with DUI

Two employees of the Leake County Sheriff's Department-- one of whom is no longer employed there-- are facing DUI charges in Philadelphia.   Police Chief Eric Lyons says the arrests were made separately a few hours apart last week.  And there are additional charges against... Read More.


Man Charged in Friday Stabbing in Kosciusko

Christopher Moore has been charged with aggravated domestic violence after stabbing a woman.Kosciusko Police were dispatched to Hillview Drive for a possible stabbing just after 2:30 pm on Friday, May 26, 2023.  When officers arrived, they found a female victim with stab wounds on... Read More.

Kosciusko Police Officer Charged for Internet Crimes

Kosciusko Police Officer, Darren Cawthorn has been arrested and transported to Walton County Sheriff’s Office in Florida.Chief RJ Adams of the Kosciusko Police Department says that Cawthorn was charged for internet crimes that occurred in 2021, before Cawthorn became a police officer.“We don’t condone... Read More.

Leake County Man Charged with Attempted Murder

A Leake County man has been charged with attempted murder for an incident that happened on Friday, January 27th.Leake County Deputies, EMS, and Lena Volunteers were dispatched to an area of Ealy Road when a caller reported that a female was thrown out of... Read More.