Oxford, Miss. – Nine defendants pleaded guilty on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2023 to impaired driving offenses on the Natchez Trace Parkway in the Northern District of Mississippi. These convictions stemmed from the defendants operating motor vehicles while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.... Read More.
Jackson, Miss. –A Pearl River man was sentenced to 63 months in federal prison for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and for being a Habitual Offender of Domestic Violence.According to court documents, Lee Garrick McMillan, 31, admitted to assaulting his wife while in the... Read More.
An Attala County man was killed in a weekend car accident in Scott County.The three car wreck happened around 6:00 pm Saturday, Nov. 11 on Hwy 25.According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, a Toyota Camry and Toyota Tundra traveling south collided with a Chevrolet... Read More.
A man wanted in Texas for violation of a protection order, stalking, and assault was arrested in Attala County on Friday, November 10, 2023.The McKinney Texas Police Department (MPD) requested assistance from the Attala County Sheriff's Office (ACSO) in locating Iran Russell. Russell's cellphone... Read More.
On Friday night the KPD responded to the 400 Block of East Adams St. to investigate a one vehicle crash near the former location of Culpepper Funeral Home. Upon arrival to the scene a Ford Fusion was found to be in flames south of... Read More.
FROM THE U-S ATTORNEY'S OFFICE IN JACKSON: A Philadelphia man was sentenced to 68 months in federal prison for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine on the Choctaw Indian Reservation, announced U.S. Attorney Darren J. LaMarca and Special Agent in Charge Brad... Read More.
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.
FROM THE MISS. BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION:MBI has issued a Silver Alert for 29-year-old Monte Quavay Williams of Pickens. He is described as a black male, five feet nine inches tall, weighing 174 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He... Read More.
A Jackson murder suspect who was spotted in Walnut Grove last week has been captured—in Jackson. U-S marshals found 31-year-old Brandon Pugh hiding in a house in a south Jackson neighborhood, about a mile from where police say he shot into a car six... Read More.
The search continues in Kosciusko for a missing 82-year-old man named Grady Stanley.A Silver Alert was issued on Saturday morning for Mr. Stanley who suffers from mental health conditions that may impair his judgement.He was last seen a little after 5 p.m. on Thursday,... Read More.
***UPDATE 11:15 A.M.*** Per the Leake County Sheriff's Office, Mr. James Boutwell has been found and is safe.The Leake County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's help in locating Mr. James Boutwell.Mr. Boutwell... Read More.
A Lena man has been booked into the Leake County Correctional Facility for a Memorial Day shooting incident that occurred in Kosciusko.Kosciusko Police responded to several calls reporting that shots were fired on Fairground St. at approximately 7:05 p.m. on Monday, May 29, 2023.Officers... Read More.