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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

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

Madison PD makes five drug-related arrests

Source: Madison PD Madison Police made five arrests Sunday evening when they checked on suspected drug activity at a North Castle Drive home. Officers approached 220 North Castle Drive just before 4:30 p.m. and encountered a person outside that had a small amount of marijuana on him. This Person is


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

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

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

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

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

Man killed in shooting on West Countyline Rd. overnight

Jackson police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened on West Countyline Road overnight. Shortly after midnight, officers responded to the Avalon Park Apartments for a shooting where they found a man dead near the parking lot. Witnesses say some type of argument took place just before th


Altercation ends in fatal shooting in north Jackson, police say

When breaking news happens, we want you to see it first hand. Thank you for trusting the Clarion Ledger. Wochit Police find the victim of a fatal shooting in the parking lot of a north Jackson apartment complex. Around midnight, JPD responded to the Avalon Park Apartments located on West County Lin


Jackson police respond to domestic shooting

Jackson Police respond to a domestic shooting at Somerset Apartments. Source: WLBT Jackson Police responded to Somerset Apartments on County Line Road shortly before 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night. Police now say it was a domestic incident. According to Sgt. Roderick Holmes, a 30-year-old woman fired shots


Former Mississippi cop sentenced to 5 years on marijuana charge

JACKSON, Miss. - A former Mississippi police officer has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for trying to obtain and distribute 110 pounds (50 kilograms) or more of marijuana. U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate sentenced the 33-year-old Thomas Wheeler Monday, after Wheeler pleaded guil


3 On Your Side Investigates: Deadly Force

3 On Your Side has confirmed one Jackson police officer pulled the trigger in two deadly officer-involved shootings over a three-month period, according to multiple sources. The officer's name will not be disclosed unless a grand jury returns a verdict in that case. Still, the revelation causes conc


Police investigating homicide at Jackson apartment complex

Jackson police are investigating a deadly shooting at a North Jackson apartment complex. Police said they found the man dead near the parking lot of the Avalon Park Apartments on West County Line Road around 12 a.m. Wednesday. Witnesses said they heard someone arguing in the parking lot of the compl


ACLU of Mississippi says they have new evidence showing racism in Madison County Sheriff's Department

The ACLU of Mississippi says they have new evidence that shows the Madison County Sheriff's Office has been racially profiling. Their class action lawsuit claims the Department's policing program targets African-Americans for suspicion-less searches and seizures on the basis of their race. They say