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.
Jarmarion Thompson, a 17-year-old black male from Kosciusko, was extradited from Memphis to Kosciusko today.Thompson has been charged with murder in connection with the July 20th shooting on West Adams Street and is currently being held in the Leake County Jail on a $200,000... Read More.
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.
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, 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.
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.
A Mississippi man wanted for murder has been arrested.Rushaka Cobb was arrested Wednesday by tribal police in the Crystal Ridge portion of the Choctaw Indian Reservation.Cobb is charged with murder in the killing of Lee Hughes in Louisville.Police have yet to explain why they... Read More.
Jackson, Miss. – A former member of the Tribal Council for the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has been charged with additional criminal violations in a Superseding Indictment and arrested for burglary, sexual abusive contact, witness tampering, theft/embezzlement, and wire fraud, announced United States... Read More.
A former member of the Tribal Council for the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians and his wife have been arraigned on a Superseding Indictment for theft/embezzlement, wire fraud, money laundering conspiracy, and false statements to a bank, in separate schemes to defraud the Tribal... Read More.