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Three arrested on felony drug charges

An ongoing narcotics investigation in the Five Points community resulted in three people being arrested on felony drug charges and a quantity illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia being seized on Monday, March 12, according to a release from the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office. Cody Max Busbey, 30,

MOULTON ADVERTISER - 2018-03-22 14:00:00

City official reports shooting at Verona car wash

Alderwoman Margaret Baker says it happened at a car wash near Wheel City on Raymond Avenue. When police arrived on the scene no one was there and the victim had been transported to the hospital. There's no word if this is possibly connected to the shooting in Tupelo near South Veterans Boulevar

WTVA.COM - 2018-03-23 00:13:00

Monroe County wreck sends woman to hospital

MONROE COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Troopers are investigating a Friday wreck that sent a Pontotoc woman to the hospital. Master Sgt. Criss Turnipseed with MHP says the wreck happened sometime near 7:45 a.m. on Highway 45 Alternate near McMillian Circle. He says a silver Nissan, driven by 41-year-old Jenn

WTVA.COM - 2018-03-23 18:17:00

Shooting Investigation Underway In Tupelo

TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI) - Tupelo police are investigating an afternoon shooting in the southeast part of the city. It was around 3:30pm when officers were called to South Veterans Boulevard for shots fired. - Advertisement - Three victims were taken to North Mississippi Medical Center. Detectives secur

WCBI.COM - 2018-03-22 21:54:05

Iuka Man Dies In Car Accident

TISHOMINGO, COUNTY. (WCBI)- A car crash in Tishomingo County claims the life of an Iuka man. The Mississippi Highway Patrol said Terry Ray Fugitt was traveling south bound when he lost control of his 2015 Nissan Versa and ran into several trees. - Advertisement - Fugitt was thrown from his car and d

WCBI.COM - 2018-03-24 03:48:25

Booneville Man Charged With Attempted Murder

BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) - A Booneville man faces Attempted Murder charges after allegedly shooting a Kentucky man this weekend. Harley Irvin, 18, was arrested Sunday, March 18, by Booneville police responding to a shots fired call on Elm Street.Harley Ramey Irvin was found near the scene with a fir


One injured in Highway 45 Alternate accident

The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a motor vehicle accident on Highway 45 Alternate near McMillian Circle at approximately 7:45 a.m. Friday morning. According to MHP Public Affairs Officer Criss Turnipseed, a silver 2017 Nissan Versa driven by 41-year-old Jennifer Hooker of Pontotoc was tra

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-03-23 17:08:00

Saltillo police make sexual battery arrest

Steve Joe Lair, 45, was arrested by Saltillo police Wednesday night after an investigation by the Department of Human Services. Saltillo Police Chief Grant Bailey says the teen went to a school counselor about the abuse, which launched the DHS investigation. Lair is accused of sexually abusing

WTVA.COM - 2018-03-22 20:45:00

Mother of shooting suspect charged with illegal gun possession

BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - The mother of a Booneville shooting suspect faces an illegal firearm possession charge. According to the Booneville Police Department, Tina Marie Irvin was arrested on Tuesday, March 20 for possessing two firearms while being a convicted felon. Her arrest stems from the s


18-year-old in Mississippi charged with attempted murder

BOONEVILLE, Miss. (AP) - An 18-year-old in Mississippi has been charged with attempted murder after shooting a man. Harley Irvin was charged Tuesday for the Sunday shooting that left a 25-year-old man hospitalized. News outlets quote Booneville Police Chief Michael Ramey as saying Irvin and the man


One hospitalized after shooting in Booneville

Chief Ramey says a victim was sent to the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo with a gunshot wound. Their condition is unknown. Chief Ramey believes they have the shooter in custody but did not release any more information at this time. The incident is still under investigation. Stay wit


3 arrested after teen killed in Bolivar robbery

Subscribed, but don't have a login? BOLIVAR-Bolivar Police Chief Pat Baker confirmed three arrests have been made in connection to an armed robbery that resulted in one 19-year-old teenager being shot and killed at El Ranchito Mexican Restaurant Tuesday night. John Gray, 19, and two juvenile males

JACKSON SUN - 2018-03-22 15:47:39

Ashley closes operations at Ripley facility

RIPLEY, Miss. (AP) - Ashely Furniture Industries Inc. has closed operations at the Ripley facility in Mississippi due to recent weather damage. Ashley said in a statement that operations are planned to resume Tuesday at 7a.m. Ashley said they'll continue to monitor the damage incurred by the heavy r


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Two Arrested After Gas Station Brawl

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) - Two people are arrested after a fight at a Columbus convenience store this morning, March 14. The incident happened just after 8 at the Sprint Mart in the 700 block of Highway 45 North. - Advertisement - Columbus police say one person had a gun but no shots were fired. No in


Marshals take wanted Mantachie man into custody

ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A Mantachie man finally turns himself in after officers found a large amount of drugs inside his home. On February 20, Itawamba County deputies, Fulton police and narcotics agents executed a search warrant at the home of Russell Esters, 25, of Mantachie. Officers foun


Man reportedly burned in heater explosion in Tishomingo County

Emergency responders were called Wednesday to a home at Highway 25 and Highway 350. Sheriff John Daugherty says the man was painting when the explosion happened. Tishomingo County E911 describes the man as an 82 year old. Coroner Mack Wilemon says the man did not go through the hospital in Iu