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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."
Toledo police have arrested a suspect believed to have killed man and placed him on a train track in south Toledo.
The victim, Roy H. Roberts, 51, was found naked and deceased on the Norfolk Southern train tracks at Airline and Gibbons around 9 p.m. Friday.
Police say he was run over by a train, but only after he was severely beaten earlier in the day at his residence, 129 Dale Street.
Police say the suspect, 34-year-old Lecorius "Corey" Reynolds, admitted to detectives that he struck the victim several times in the neck and face with his hands. Police say Reynolds admitted to placing Roberts' dead body on the tracks and fleeing the scene.
The suspect and victim appeared to have lived together on Dale Street.
Reynolds is currently in the Lucas County Jail facing murder charges. At 9 a.m. Monday, Reynolds is scheduled to appear before a judge in Toledo Municipal Court.
An investigation is ongoing. Stay with Toledo News Now for the latest details.