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."
police are asking residents to keep their eyes open and doors locked as they
work to solve a series of recent break-ins across the city.
have been over 20 home break-ins reported over the past few days, and police
say the thieves are after anything that can make them quick cash: jewelry,
electronics, even air conditioning units.
take them to a recycling center and get paid for them," said Detective Gerken
of the Toledo Police Department (TPD). "So it's fast, I wouldn't say easy."
said the thieves have also been snatching smaller items like TVs, hand guns,
jewelry, and video game systems. They can sell the items easily to friends or
Smith, however, said the thieves should stay out of her neighborhood and work
hard for what they want instead.
trying to have a safe place to stay, and you know, us neighbors around here, we
kinda look out for each other," Smith said. "We just don't like the stuff that
goes on with the stealing, and the break-ins."