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Woman shot to death in Jackson neighborhood

A woman was shot to death on Badger Drive in Keystone Estates. According to Jackson police, a possible suspect is in custody. The alleged suspect was captured on Dixon Road by Clinton police. A former Jackson police officer who lives in the area called in the shooting. Jackson police say that a mot

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-20 17:46:04

Fatal shooting suspect arrested in Clinton after incident at AutoZone

Jackson police are on the scene of a fatal shooting in Keystone Estates and a suspect is in custody in Clinton. Officials said the initial shooting took place on Badger Drive, and the victim is a female. A possible suspect has been apprehended by Clinton police on Dixon Road, according to City of Cl

THE CLARION LEDGER - 2018-03-20 18:21:19

Two hurt after shooting in South Jackson

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) - The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting that left two people hurt. It happened in the 3500 block of Exchange Drive Monday night. According to JPD, a woman and a juvenile male were hurt. Both of the victims are expected to be okay.

WJTV.COM - 2018-03-20 12:25:06

Laquita Roy, 40 - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Laquita Roy, a 40-year-old black woman, was found dead on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, in her home on Badger Drive, according to the Jackson Police Department. Corporal Colendula Green said a former JPD officer discovered Roy's body inside her garage. Green said the shooting took place shortly after 11:

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-21 02:57:11

Drug charges related to spice manufacturing put Mississippi man in federal prison

After a rash of overdoses on synthetic cannabinoids between Thursday and Monday of Easter weekend 2015, concerned doctors warned the public about the dangers of the drug. Therese Apel A Jackson man will spend nine years in federal prison for his role in importing chemicals to make spice, officials

THE CLARION LEDGER - 2018-03-20 17:08:41

Two people hit on I-55; one dead

Two people were hit by a car on I-55 N near Bounds Street early Tuesday morning. According to Jackson police, one was killed and the other one was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. We are working to get more information on this developing story. Two people were hit by a car o

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-20 10:58:19

Judge blocks Mississippi 15-week abortion ban from going into effect

JACKSON, Miss. - A federal judge Tuesday granted a temporary restraining order to stop Mississippi's 15-week abortion ban, the most restrictive in the nation, from going into effect. On Monday, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 1510 into law, making it immediately illegal for a woman to

KTVB - 2018-03-20 20:12:00

It's a girl: Jackson mayor's family grows by one Wednesday

Both Jackson mayors shared political points and certain delivery styles for their vision for the city. While the father and son duo agreed on many aspects, they also retain their own unique perspectives. Wochit The Lumumba family just grew by one Wednesday. Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba's wife Ebony

THE CLARION LEDGER - 2018-03-21 15:48:29

Pinehaven Road bridge in Clinton closed

CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) -- The Pinehaven Road bridge between Kickapoo Road and Williamson Road in Clinton has been closed to all traffic. The bridge was inspected by Federal Highway Administration Monday and then the city was informed that it needs to be closed. Detour signs have been placed out in th

WJTV.COM - 2018-03-20 16:01:06

Pearl PD: 21-year-old shot over game of dice

A 21-year-old was shot over a game of dice in Pearl Sunday night. Around 9:10 p.m. pearl police responded to a home on George Kersh Drive regarding a 911 call about shots fired in that area. When officers arrived they found a 21-year-old with a gunshot wound to his left shoulder. Witnesses told po

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-19 18:57:07

Pedestrians hit while walking across I-55 in south Jackson

One victim dead, other victim expected to survive, authorities say Updated: 6:44 AM CDT Mar 20, 2018 One person is dead and another is injured following an accident on I-55 near Bounds Street. Shortly before midnight Tuesday officers say they found a two-vehicle crash and two injured pedestrians.

WAPT - 2018-03-20 11:44:00

How new Mississippi abortion law will harm Black women

JACKSON, MS - JULY 17: Shannon Reaze of Jackson protests an Operation Save America demonstration to close the state's only abortion clinic on the lawn of the state capital July 17, 2006 in Jackson, Mississippi. The demonstration drew hundreds of pro-life and pro-choice demonstrators from around the

THEGRIO - 2018-03-20 13:59:10

1 in custody after short pursuit by Madison Police; 1 wanted

MADISON, Miss. (WJTV) -- The Madison Police Department arrested a man after a short pursuit Thursday. They are looking for the second suspect. Officer said they attempted to stop a stolen 2015 Toyota Tacoma on Highway 51 near Walgreens. Authorities said a brief vehicle pursuit occurred and the vehic


Millions lost on Jackson Rhythm and Blues Festival

The Jackson Rhythm and Blues Festival may not be returning this year because of millions reportedly lost since its inception, according to a PEER memo. Visit Jackson officials say there were no losses, instead an investment in bringing tourism to the city. Senator John Hohrn says the Jackson Rhythm


Pearl police looking for man who stole $200 of meat from grocery store

Man steals $200 of meat from grocery store; Source: Pearl Police Department Man steals $200 of meat from grocery store; Source: Pearl Police Department Man steals $200 of meat from grocery store; Source: Pearl Police Department PEARL, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Pearl Police are asking for the publ


Inmate's mother alleges her son has been singled out for abuse by corrections officers

"Pretty much all of Jackson, Mississippi is incarcerated," says Tracey Chandler who gathered with other supporters to protest unfair laws, corruption and the poor treatment of prisoners on Thursday. Hear them explain why you should care. C. Todd Sherman/The Clarion-Ledger The mother of a state inma


Mississippi man charged with rolling back odometers

JACKSON, Miss. (WTOK) - Mark Longgrear, 53, of Jackson, was arrested Wednesday and charged in a federal criminal complaint with rolling back the odometers of multiple high mileage vehicles and selling the cars with doctored titles. Longgrear appeared in court Thursday for an initial appearance. He's


Brothers among 4 charged in separate burglaries

Two brothers are charged with burglary in the March 12 break-in of Adolph Rose Antiques, 717 Clay St. Vicksburg police Sgt. Johnnie Edwards said Thomas Gray, 27, and Antonio Gray, 21, both of 1435 Virginia Lloyd Drive, Raymond, were arrested by officers at the store. Antonio Gray is also charged in


Spiritual Locations only a Short Drive from Clinton

Did You Know These Spiritual Locations Are Just a Short Drive from Clinton? Within a four-hour drive of Clinton, there are dozens of spiritual locations from more modern historic churches to sites that predate recorded history. Whether you are looking for spiritual enlightenment or just want to know


Kingz Kitchen bringing jerk turkey legs to Food Truck Mash-Up

Check out the sites and sounds from other Food Truck Mash-Up events before Mississippi's first one set for March 24 at the Mississippi Braves' Trustmark Park. Wochit On March 24, we're hosting our first-ever Food Truck Mash-Up at Trustmark Park in Pearl. As the event draws near, we want to tell you