Mississippi deputy shot at traffic stop, expected to recover, suspect at large

August 24, 2015 in News, The Buzz

OKOLONA, Mississippi (AP) — Officials say a north Mississippi deputy has been shot by a motorcyclist during a traffic stop but is expected to recover. Authorities said Monday that the […]

Rankin County deputies confiscate 17 pounds of cocaine in I-20 traffic stop

January 9, 2015 in News, The Buzz

BRANDON, Mississippi (AP) — Rankin County deputies have confiscated about 17 pounds of cocaine during a routine traffic stop. Sheriff Bryan Bailey says in a news release that deputies stopped […]

Tupelo teen charged in parking lot assault

February 20, 2013 in Statewide News

An 18-year-old has been charged with aggravated assault after she allegedly cut another woman in the neck and throat in a Kroger parking lot earlier this month.

Virginia Flores was charged by Tupelo police for an incident that occurred on Feb. 9. Reportedly, an altercation between Flores and the female victim began as they were driving down the roadway in separate cars and escalated when they pulled into the parking lot of a Kroger grocery store on West Main Street.