Sunday, August 31 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:28:29 GMT
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online.More >>
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online. Friends and family of a Pascagoula kindergarten student have created a Facebook page and GoFundMe.com account claiming the girl was attacked on the playground this week by another student.More >>
Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 06:01:23 GMT
The Mississippi Highway Patrol has issued an Amber Alert for 17-year-old Katelyn Beard. She was abducted Saturday morning from between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. from 4244 Lynda Street in Jackson. BeardMore >>
Dewayne Thompson, wanted in the wounding and kidnapping of 17-year-old Katelyn Beard, has been captured by Jackson Police. He was taken into custody around 5:45 in west Jackson near where Beard's vehicle was found earlier today.
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:53 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:53:02 GMT
A cross was burned in the yard of a Smith County man after what his family is referring to as a vicious hate crime occurred. Family members say that Craig Wilson was beaten with brass knuckles and shotMore >>
A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a "hate crime."
The Ottawa County Sheriff's Office received a call Tuesday morning around 11 a.m. to Port Clinton Point Apartments in the 1200-block of Fremont Road for a 3-month-old infant who wasn't breathing.
North Central EMS and Bay Township Police responded to the call. CPR instructions were given to the 911 caller until the emergency crews arrived.
The baby was transported to Magruder Hospital, where the baby was pronounced deceased.
Detectives are currently investigating the death.
anytime with a child's death, we always want to make sure that we have the
cause of death pinned down," explained Ottawa County Sheriff Steve Levorchick. "Also, there were some inconsistencies that we just
want to make sure that we cover all the bases and make sure that if the child's
death is natural causes that we can prove that, or if there is another factor,
we want to make sure we can prove that then."
An autopsy will be done by the Lucas County Coroner's Office, possibly Wednesday.
No other information is being released at this time.