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."
Three businesses have been issued citations who were reportedly selling alcohol to minors.
These compliance checks are run through the Ohio Investigative Unit. A total of 11 Fulton County businesses were checked for illegal liquor sales.
They send a trained informant who is under the age of 21 into local businesses to try and buy alcohol. If a sale is made the businesses is issued a citation. The employee making that sale is charged as well.
"It's just crucial that you check the IDs. We're trying to do everything in our power to keep underage kids from being able to obtain alcohol and they're just another tool in that fight" said chief of Wauseon police Keith Torbet.
The Wauseon police department hosts training sessions about safe alcohol sales. They're free and designed for clerks or festival workers.
If interested in attending, call the Wauseon police department at (419) 335-3821