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 7:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:42:13 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."
Sylvania police are investigating after
someone intentionally caused more than $20,000 on the property of the Sisters
of St. Francis.
Vandals damaged more than 40 trees in
the Canticle of Praise Prayer Garden on the campus of Lourdes University.
Someone also broke the feet and left hand off of a baby Jesus statue which was
part of a year-round nativity garden.
biggest horror for me and the worst experience is when I saw what had been done
to the infant statue," said
Sylvania Franciscans Master of the Grounds Jeremias Stinson.
Some trees were also spray painted,
and an irrigation pipe damaged.
Sister Stinson says she is concerned
for the safety of people who pray in the garden.
"It is all coming from rage
and what is the next level and that is why we are, and that is why I have
stepped up and said we need to really bring this information to people," said Stinson.
Sylvania Police say the incident is still under investigation. They have no
suspects at this time.