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 >>
Monday, September 1 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:52:33 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 >>
Her Nissan Altima was discovered behind a vacant building. We are told that officers are searching the area now.
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."
We have received a report that a resident received repeated phone calls from an individual representing themselves as an employee of Microsoft. The individual advised that the caller was persistent in attempting to persuade the resident to make certain changes to his computer operating system. The number from which the phone calls were made was 530-619-3038.
Be advised that this such calls are a scam and an effort to have you reveal personal information. If you receive similar calls please do not hesitate to contact the Wood County Sheriff's Office.
It seems like every day we read about a new scam to take our money, trick the elderly, get access to your debit card... the list goes on and on.
We're sick of it, and we think our viewers are too.
Tune into WTOL 11 at 11pm on Monday night to see a report from Ashley James that shows us exactly what to watch out for - and when. This is a story you want your whole family to watch - to make sure the most vulnerable among us are protected.