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 10:33 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:33:26 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."
is almost here and a bad forecast has many parents demanding Toledo's trick-or-treating
be moved to another night.
forecast is calling for heavy rain and high winds on Thursday, but Toledo's
trick-or-treating is still scheduled for 6-8 that night. Some communities have
moved their hours to a different night, but many, like Toledo, are sticking to
Toledo Police Patrolmen's Association (TPPA) is blaming Mayor Mike Bell for not
changing the time. TPPA President Dan Wagner believes the mayor said on the
radio that Halloween could not be rescheduled because police overtime would be
needed and the union could file a grievance. Wagner says overtime is not an
issue and he wants the date changed for trick-or-treating.
said Wednesday evening that he never blamed police or claimed the overtime was
pay the union person $100 if they can find where I said that ever," Bell said. "What
I said is that it's not an issue, it's not a police issue, it had nothing to do
with being a police issue. It's an issue of figuring out whether the weather is
going to be bad enough or not to be able to cancel it."
says he will meet with TPD and police departments from surrounding communities
Thursday to determine if the weather will be a major issue.