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 7:35 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:35:25 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."
The man Toledo Police say stabbed a woman in the eye while
raping her in a central Toledo alleyway earlier this month was indicted on two felony
Dontae Upchurch was indicted on one count each of rape and
felonious assault by a Lucas County grand jury Friday.
The victim told police Upchurch offered her a ride home, but
instead turned into an ally near the intersection of Mettler Street and Chestnut
Street and raped her. When the woman tried to fight back, Upchurch stabbed her
in the eye, police said.
"She definitely did some things right, as far as being
able to fend off the attack before it got too serious. She did have a cell
phone on her. She was able to make contact with the police quickly, and she was
good at giving us a description," said Sgt. Joe Heffernan with the Toledo
Shortly after the incident, police took Upchurch into