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 >>
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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."
Two people were sent to the hospital after a semi and car crashed on southbound Interstate 75 near U.S. Route 6.
Police say the accident happened at 2:30 Friday morning when the driver of the car rear-ended the semi truck. Both vehicles flipped on their sides, trapping the passenger in the car. The semi then caught fire.
An officer who witnessed the crash was able to put out the fire, and free three people involved in the crash.
According to police, the driver and passenger of the car were not wearing their seatbelts. They were both taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the semi had minor injuries and refused medical care.
The driver of the car was cited for driving under the influence.
The crash blocked one southbound lane of I-75 for a few hours while crews worked to clean debris.