Investigators in Attala County say food left on a stove apparently touched off an Easter Sunday fire which destroyed a house and sent two people to the hospital. Fire Coordinator Danny Townsend says both residents were asleep when the fire broke out in... Read More.
On Wednesday, December 7th Leake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a suspected case of arson just off Pilgrim Rest Rd. where two round hay bales were set on fire. "Please be aware and attentive to any... Read More.
As an investigation continues into the murders of two young women whose bodies were found near the Newton-Scott county line last week, persistent rumors on social media claiming that there've been additional victims are frustrating federal, state and local law enforcement, interfering with their... Read More.
Authorities in Neshoba County aren't releasing additional information on a murder investigation involving a body that was found at the bottom of a pond.The body was recovered in a pond off Road 488 in the House community. Authorities have arrested five people in connection... Read More.
The Neshoba County Sheriff’s Department arrested and charged two suspects for stealing a trailer from a local church, last week. Now one of those two suspects is facing yet another charge in a separate investigation.Josh Quintana is charged with... Read More.
A worker was killed when a core chipper exploded Tuesday morning at Winston Plywood & Veneer in Louisville.Winston County Coroner Scott Gregory said there was an equipment malfunction and the chipper exploded.Gregory later identified the victim as Brandon Foster, 21. An autopsy is scheduled for... Read More.
Federal authorities have commended Kemper County Sheriff James Moore for working undercover in a conspiracy to commit bribery investigation which resulted in the arrests of four Louisiana businessmen.One of the defendants in the investigation is Michael LeBlanc, Sr. of Baton Rouge. LeBlanc... Read More.
LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - A trooper with the Mississippi Highway Patrol helped to rescue a teen girl from sex trafficking after recognizing red flags.On September 2, Mississippi Highway Patrol Trooper Clay Moore went to help a disabled vehicle in Lowndes County.Two men... Read More.