BREAKING: 7-Year-Old Shot in Kosciusko

KOSCIUSKO , MS (Ben Caxton) — The Kosciusko Police Department is seeking information about an overnight shooting that left a child injured. A 7-year-old child was shot while sleeping inside a home.   Authorities say the shooting took place in the 500 block of Tipton Street in Kosciusko around 1:00 AM Saturday.  We’re told…





BREAKING: Murder Investigation in Washington County

WASHINGTON COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Delta Daily News has learned that the Washington County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the murder of  a county resident, 60-year-old Frederick Formigoni, born  February 7, 1957. The murder occurred outside the city of Greenville in rural Washington County. Reports indicate that the Bolivar County Sheriff’s Department…


BREAKING: Leland Names a New Police Chief

LELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Leland announced their new Chief of Police this evening. Formerly retired Highway Patrol Officer Percy “P.K.” Nelson will be taking over the top spot. He retired from the State patrol several months ago. He replaces outgoing Leland Police Chief Billy Barber who announced a few…


UPDATE: Bond Set for Teenage Murder Suspects

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Assistant Greenville Police Chief Michael Merchant has confirmed to Delta Daily News that bond has been set for the four teenagers accused in the death of 33-year-old Anthony Edwards. Edwards was found in a field off Sicily Street in Greenville Wednesday night, dead of multiple gunshot…