Female inmate dies in Marion Co. jail

December 18, 2012 in News, Statewide News

Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate in the Marion County Jail.

The Hattiesburg American reports 25-year-old Samantha Gatlin of the Foxworth community was discovered in her cell on Dec. 11.

Deputies said medical assistance was rendered at the scene by the jail’s nursing staff until AAA Ambulance Service arrived on the scene.

Boy killed after concrete falls on top of him

October 23, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

Authorities said an 11-year-old boy has died after an apparent accident outside an East Tupelo restaurant, WTVA reported.

Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green said Lorenzo Washington was playing by the dumpster area of a Huddle House restaurant with his mother and an employee nearby.

Man found shot to death inside parked vehicle

August 14, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

From Media Reports FOREST – The discovery of a man's body inside a vehicle Saturday launched a homicide investigation in the city of Forest. Scott County Coroner Joe Bradford said […]

3-year-old dies after being left in car

June 13, 2012 in News, Statewide News

PHILADELPHIA – (AP) Philadelphia police said a 3-year-old child died Monday of heat exposure after being left in a car. Police Chief Richard Sistrunk said autopsy results came in Tuesday […]