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BREAKING- Details Emerge On Robert Beck Arrest - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
Robert BeckCOLUMBUS (WCBI) – Details are surfacing now on the capture of Cracker Barrel shooting suspect Robert Beck.Robert BeckChief Fred Shelton says Beck was arrested by the Tennessee Highway Patrol following a traffic stop. The 28 year old Beck surrendered without incident near Cookeville, Tenn
Man charged with aggravated assault for shooting in Cracker Barrel
Robert Beck, 28, is being held in Putnam County (Tennessee) Jail after Tennessee Highway Patrol officers arrested him during a traffic stop early Saturday morning in Cookeville -- about 320 miles from the shooting scene. The patrolmen had received Beck's photo, license plate number and vehicle descr
One person dead after a shooting in Noxubee County
SHUQUALAK, Miss. (WTVA) - One man is dead after a shooting outside of Track Side club.Sheriff Terry Grassaree says it happened around 11:45 p.m. Friday.Grassaree says another man was shot in the leg.This is a developing story and this article will be updated as more information becomes available.
Woman, 62, charged with drug trafficking
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Police in Starkville arrest a 62-year-old woman accused of trafficking crack cocaine.Janet Times was taken into custody by officers Friday, according to Corporal Brandon Lovelady.She appeared in Municipal Court that same day charged with trafficking a controlled substance.
Derma Police narrowing down suspects in gas station shooting
"It started out as an argument, which turned physical, leading to shots being fired into vehicles," said Faddock.
Alabama Reserve soldier who went missing during Florida training exercise is found dead
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Tribune News Service) — A soldier from the Alabama Army Reserve who went missing during a training exercise in Florida has been found dead, according to the Clay County, Florida Sheriff's Office.
3 killed in 3 hours in separate Birmingham homicides
Decorian Taylor, 22, was found shot to death at 11 p.m. Friday on 28th Street Southwest. Police said Taylor was shot multiple times and may have been trying to run away when he was gunned down, according toWBRC.
Suspect named in Cracker Barrel shooting
COLUMBUS (WCBI) – Columbus Police have named the suspect in the Friday afternoon shooting at the Cracker Barrel.- Advertisement -Chief Fred Shelton says they want to talk to Robert Beck about the shooting.Robert BeckThe scene played out around 4:30 p.m. when the gunman opened fire inside the restaur
Alabama farmers, industries, consumers could feel fallout if trade war escalates
Phillip Thompson has seen the news about a brewing trade war with China, but he watches the clouds just as closely.“Weather’s a bigger concern,” said Thompson, a soybean farmer and president of the Jackson County branch of the Alabama Farmers Federation. “This crop is young. By the time the crop’s i
Sibling argument leads to shooting, arrest
Authorities say Jason Hemphill, 36, of Starkville, and his sister were arguing inside an apartment at Brooksville Garden apartments, located at 305 Everglade Avenue. Hemphill reportedly fired a couple of shots inside the apartment.
Cracker Barrel employee shot at restaurant
Columbus police are searching for a suspect in a Friday afternoon shooting at Cracker Barrel on 18th Avenue North. An armed man entered the restaurant looking for his girlfriend, who works there, and shot another restaurant employee Photo by: Hannah Greco
Man charged with attempted murder of 2 in north Birmingham
Timothy White, 46, was identified as the suspect. At approximately 7:15 a.m. on Friday morning, police responded to a report of a shooting on 3100 block of 43rd Avenue North. Two males were found suffering from gunshot wounds and were taken to UAB Hospital where they underwent surgery.
Man charged with assaulting Starkville police officer
David Helms was arrested for simple assault on an officer, which is a felony, disorderly conduct and public drunk.
Arrest made following gunshots in apartment complex
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – Starkville Police made an arrest Wednesday following some reported gunshots in the Brooksville Garden apartment complex.Jason Hemphill, 36, faces an Aggravated Assault charge.
White Cop Sues City For Racial Discrimination After Fatally Shooting A Black Man
In October 2015, 25-year-old Ricky Ball was fatally shot by the police in Columbus, Miss. His death resulted in protest and indictment. According toBuzzFeed, a grand jury indicted officer Canyon Boykin in September of 2016 on manslaughter charges. The case has still not gone to trial, and if it fol
SPD arrests two for burglaries, drug trafficking
SPD officers, with assistance from the U.S. Marshals Task Force, arrested 49-year-old Lannie Stallings on Friday. Stallings was arrested on suspicion of three counts of commercial burglary, felony taking of a motor vehicle and a residential burglary.
COLD CASE: Northport teen killed in his sleep, family says
Twelve years ago on June 22nd, Scotty Cockrell, 17, was shot and killed inside his Northport home. Since then, his case has gone cold.
City welcomes newly appointed CMSD Superintendent - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI)- Local leaders, parents and others from the Friendly City spent Thursday evening at the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau.
West Point man injured in crash - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- Soon after clearing the roadway from a crash that shut down a bridge on Highway 50, Mississippi Highway Patrol Troopers were called to another crash, just up the road.
Tuscaloosa Police Chief says "enough is enough" with recent violence
"It's extremely frustrating that no matter what we do, the individuals in our community that are causing the problems, the young black males with guns, aren't getting the message," Anderson added.