JACKSON, Mississippi — Jackson police have captured a man wanted in the possible abduction of a 17-year-old girl. Jackson Police Department spokeswoman Colendula Green says officers captured 19-year-old Dewayne Thomas about 5:45 p.m. Sunday. She said charges would be filed, but she didn’t immediately say what they would be. The Mississippi Highway Patrol issued an […]
THE MISSISSIPPI HIGHWAY PATROL IS ISSUING AN AMBER ALERT FOR TWO-YEAR-OLD MYRA LEWIS. SHE WAS LAST SEEN SATURDAYMORNING JUST AFTER 11 AT HER HOME IN CAMDEN IN NORTHERN MADISON COUNTY. SHE WAS LAST SEEN WEARING A TURQUOISE SWEATER WITH A BEAR ON THE FRONT, OFF-WHITE OR KHAKI PANTS AND PINK TENNIS SHOES. SHE IS DESCRIBED AS […]
The FBI confirmed that a 6-year-old girl from Scooba was found safe Wednesday afternoon after she was reported missing on April 30. The search for Jashayla Markayia Hopson ended around 1:25 p.m., on May 1 after Jashayla was located in Enterprise, Miss.
An Alabama woman has been charged with her kidnapping.
After she was found, Daniel McMullen, Special Agent in Charge of the FBI in Mississippi, said the Jashayle was taken to Rush Foundation Hospital in Meridian for observation.
A WTVA Report OXFORD – Authorities say an Oxford mother and her daughter are missing after a trip to D'Iberville last week. Lafayette County Sheriff's Department investigator Jarrett Bundren said a missing persons report was filed Sunday for Christina Howie, 32, and her 7-year-old daughter, Caitlyn. Bundren said family members indicated the two left for […]
By Monica Land News Briefs From Across The State A fourth accomplice to stand trial next month A Gulfport man has been sentenced for his role in the death of Courtney Beavers nearly two years ago. Prosecutors say Alfred Darnell Newsom was sentenced to life in prison Friday in Harrison County after pleading guilty to […]