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  • Police Searching for Missing Teen; Amber Alert Remains Active

    Police Searching for Missing Teen; Amber Alert Remains Active

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:22 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:22:06 GMT
    JACKSON, Miss. - The car used in the kidnapping of a 17-year-old teenager has been found near an abandoned building on Dutchman Row.
    JACKSON, Miss. - The car used in the kidnapping of a 17-year-old teenager has been found near an abandoned building on Dutchman Row.
  • Amber Alert Issued for Missing 17-year-old

    Amber Alert Issued for Missing 17-year-old

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:18 AM EDT2014-09-01 12:18:48 GMT
    If you would like to comment on this story contact 601-664-8839.Jackson Police are searching for a suspect accused of shooting a 17-year-old girl, putting her in a vehicle, and driving away.19-year-old Dewayne Thompson is wanted by police for aggravated assault, kidnapping, and auto theft. He is considered armed and dangerous.Police say they consider the victim, 17-year-old Katelyn Beard, to be seriously injured.Officer Colendula Green, spokesperson for the Jackson Police Department, says at ...
    If you would like to comment on this story contact 601-664-8839.Jackson Police are searching for a suspect accused of shooting a 17-year-old girl, putting her in a vehicle, and driving away.19-year-old Dewayne Thompson is wanted by police for aggravated assault, kidnapping, and auto theft. He is considered armed and dangerous.Police say they consider the victim, 17-year-old Katelyn Beard, to be seriously injured.Officer Colendula Green, spokesperson for the Jackson Police Department, says at ...
  • Mississippi State Football Player's Brother Shot

    Mississippi State Football Player's Brother Shot

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:57 AM EDT2014-09-01 15:57:36 GMT
    Tyriunce Lewis, brother of a Mississippi State football player, was shot Sunday.Tyriunce Lewis, brother of a Mississippi State football player, was shot Sunday.
    Mississippi State University football player, Jameon Lewis' brother was shot Sunday afternoon in Tylertown, according to officials. 
    Mississippi State University football player, Jameon Lewis' brother was shot Sunday afternoon in Tylertown, according to officials. 
  • Coroner: Mississippi State Football Player's Brother Brain Dead

    Coroner: Mississippi State Football Player's Brother Brain Dead

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-09-01 16:53:20 GMT
    Tyriunce Lewis, brother of a Mississippi State football player, was shot Sunday.Tyriunce Lewis, brother of a Mississippi State football player, was shot Sunday.
    WALTHALL COUNTY, Miss. - Walthall County Coroner Shannon Hartzog said the Mississippi State football player's brother who was shot is brain dead.
    WALTHALL COUNTY, Miss. - Walthall County Coroner Shannon Hartzog said the Mississippi State football player's brother who was shot is brain dead.
  • Woman Dies in Car Crash in Claiborne County

    Woman Dies in Car Crash in Claiborne County

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:15:33 GMT
    Photo Courtesy of MHPPhoto Courtesy of MHP
    CLAIBORNE COUNTY, Miss. - A women is dead after a fatal single-vehicle crash in Claiborne County early Monday morning.Coroner J.W. Mallet said Frances Barnes was ejected from her car.The accident happened around 2:15 a.m. on Highway 547.The victim's vehicle landed in a ditch. The cause of death is multi trauma.
    CLAIBORNE COUNTY, Miss. - A women is dead after a fatal single-vehicle crash in Claiborne County early Monday morning.Coroner J.W. Mallet said Frances Barnes was ejected from her car.The accident happened around 2:15 a.m. on Highway 547.The victim's vehicle landed in a ditch. The cause of death is multi trauma.
  • Authorities Search for Armed & Dangerous Man in Claiborne County Double Homicide

    Authorities Search for Armed & Dangerous Man in Claiborne County Double Homicide

    Sunday, August 31 2014 12:38 AM EDT2014-08-31 04:38:31 GMT
    Dennis Develle McCayDennis Develle McCay
    CLAIBORNE COUNTY, Miss. - Authorities are investigating a double homicide in Claiborne County and are searching for a man in connection with the crime.Agents of the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation are looking for 32-year-old Dennis Develle McCay of 4058 Barland Road, Pattison, Mississippi.
    CLAIBORNE COUNTY, Miss. - Authorities are investigating a double homicide in Claiborne County and are searching for a man in connection with the crime.Agents of the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation are looking for 32-year-old Dennis Develle McCay of 4058 Barland Road, Pattison, Mississippi.
  • Jackson Police are searching for a suspect who's accused of shoving a shooting victim into a vehicle and driving away.

    JPD: Injured Woman held Captive by Shooter in Jackson

    JPD: Injured Woman held Captive by Shooter in Jackson

    Sunday, August 31 2014 11:05 AM EDT2014-08-31 15:05:41 GMT
    Jackson Police are investigating an early Sunday morning shooting, where a woman was shot. Jackson Police Public Information Officer Colendula Green says the shooting happened around 6 am on Lynda Street.Officer Green also tell us police are looking for a white female, possibly 19 or 20 years-old who was last seen in a 2009 Tan Nissan Altima.They have been unable to locate the victim or suspect at this time. If you ha...
    Jackson Police are investigating an early Sunday morning shooting, where a woman was shot. Jackson Police Public Information Officer Colendula Green says the shooting happened around 6 am on Lynda Street.Officer Green also tell us police are looking for a white female, possibly 19 or 20 years-old who was last seen in a 2009 Tan Nissan Altima.They have been unable to locate the victim or suspect at this time. If you ha...
  • 6 Months Pass, Myra Lewis Still Missing

    6 Months Pass, Myra Lewis Still Missing

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:58 AM EDT2014-09-01 15:58:50 GMT
    Myra Lewis, 2-year-old missing since March 1stMyra Lewis, 2-year-old missing since March 1st
    MADISON COUNTY, Miss. - Today is September 1st, which marks six months since little Myra Lewis disappeared. 
    MADISON COUNTY, Miss. - Today is September 1st, which marks six months since little Myra Lewis disappeared. 
  • The alligator weighed 756 pounds and was 13 feet 1 3/4 inches long. It's belly girth and tail girth was 67 1/4 inches and 45 1/2 inches, respectively, according to a press release.

    Heavy Gator Tips Scales to Break MS Weight Record

    Heavy Gator Tips Scales to Break MS Weight Record

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:53 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:53:33 GMT
    If you'd like to teach this reporter a thing or two about gator hunting or you just want to give a comment, call 601-664-8839.Tipping the scales at 756 pounds, a Mississippi gator sets a new state record.On Saturday at 12:40 pm, MDWFP officials certified a new record weight for a male alligator taken by a hunter.The alligator was taken by permit holder, Robert Mahaffey of Brandon and his two assistants, according to a press release.It was harvested from an area of the Mississippi River in the...
    If you'd like to teach this reporter a thing or two about gator hunting or you just want to give a comment, call 601-664-8839.Tipping the scales at 756 pounds, a Mississippi gator sets a new state record.On Saturday at 12:40 pm, MDWFP officials certified a new record weight for a male alligator taken by a hunter.The alligator was taken by permit holder, Robert Mahaffey of Brandon and his two assistants, according to a press release.It was harvested from an area of the Mississippi River in the...
  • Scabies Outbreak at Canton Public Schools

    Scabies Outbreak at Canton Public Schools

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:25:48 GMT
    CANTON, Miss. -There's Scabies outbreak across multiple schools in the Canton Public School District.
    CANTON, Miss. -There's Scabies outbreak across multiple schools in the Canton Public School District.
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