Newton Police Department followed up on numerous reports of an individual going door to door at an assisted living home, over the weekend. "This individual posed as a member of the health care profession and stated her motive as a cancer screening agent with BioConfirmlab,” says Police Chief Harvey Curry.
Falan Tereese Richardson, 32, 17601 E John C Stennis Drive, Louisville, driving under the influence (DUI) 1st offenseEric Seif, 27, 7558 Hickory Fellowship Road, Hickory, trespassing, burglary of a dwelling houseJacoby Marquez Dunning, 26, 1724 18th Street, Meridian, possession of firearm by convicted felon
The Choctaw Public Works Department has issued a boil water notice for customers in the Bogue Chitto Community. Affected customers are those on Bogue Chitto Drive. Other areas of the Bogue Chitto Water System are not affected.A pipe break caused system pressures to drop, which could have allowed contaminants to enter the water system. Customers should not drink water from their taps without boiling it first.The boil water advisory is a precautionary measure. Sample will be taken from the... Read More.
Lavar D Bailey, 36, 19 Love Street, Durant, possession of marijuana, Attala Co. Sheriff’s Dept.DeWayne Edmond, 52, 3698 Hwy 500, Lena, public drunk, Leake Co. Sheriff’s Dept.Lakiesha M Jenkins, 31, 4869 Attala Road, Kosciusko, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle, driving with a suspended license, no insurance, improper equipment, failure to... Read More.
Two Mississippi sheriff's employees have been indicted in connection with charges against the county's sheriff.News agencies report that former Webster County sheriff's investigator Landon Griffin and jailer Santana Monshea Townsend were arrested Monday.Webster County Sheriff Tim Mitchell was indicted in December on a dozen felony charges accusing him of stealing guns and drugs, seeking sex with inmates and threatening employees if they told about the crimes. He's free on $400,000 bail.District Attorney Doug Evans says Griffin was indicted on... Read More.
Update:A Sallis man is been identified as the victim in the fatal car crash that took place in the early hours Tuesday morning.Mississippi Highway Patrol Sergeant Ronnie Shive said that 31 year old Frederick K. Carroll from Sallis was identified as the victim of the fatal accident. Carroll’s 2011 Chevy Cruz left the roadway and crashed into a culvert according to Shive. There has been no word at this time on the cause of... Read More.