A suspect accused of injuring a Jones County Sheriff’s deputy during an overnight traffic stop is on the run.

JONES COUNTY, Miss. (Ben Caxton) – According to the sheriff’s office, Demetrius Omar Nabors, 26, is wanted for aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer and should be considered armed and dangerous. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is leading the search for Nabors and the investigation of the incident. The…


Jackson police are investigating two deadly crashes that happened on Saturday, September 19, 2020.

JACKSON, Miss. (Ben Caxton) –The first crashed happened in the 4600 block of Highway 80 West, just after 9:00 p.m. Police said two vehicles were involved in the crash. According to investigators, a pickup truck collided with the rear of a sedan, later flipping and catching fire. The driver of…


Simpson County deputies said a 29-year-old man was shot and killed during a domestic violence incident on Sunday

SIMPSON COUNTY, Miss. (Ben Caxton) – According to investigators, deputies received a complaint of domestic violence with shots fired just after 6:00 p.m. The incident happened at 109 Walker Hooker Road. When deputies arrived, they arrested 39-year-old James Edward Gray Jr. for allegedly shooting 29-year-old Arthur Montrel Jackson. The victim died…



An inmate serving 25 years for residential burglary has died in the hospital.

JACKSON, Miss. (Ben Caxton) – An inmate serving 25 years for residential burglary and grand larceny has died in the hospital at the Mississippi State Penitentiary. No foul play is suspected in the death of O.D. Washington, 74, according to the county coroner. Washington, who had been hospitalized since March,…


Mississippi Department of Transportation crews have shut down I-20 eastbound.

VICKSBURG, Miss. (Ben Caxton) – Mississippi Department of Transportation crews have shut down I-20 eastbound at the Mississippi River bridge to make repairs after a crash that happened Sunday morning, leaving one injured. The westbound side of I-20 near the bridge will be shutdown at 4 p.m. Michael Flood with…


U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) issued a statement on Sunday regarding the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

JACKSON, Miss. (Ben Caxton) – regarding the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg the process to fill her vacant seat on the U.S. Supreme Court. Hyde-Smith released the following statement: “Justice Ginsburg devoted her life to the law, becoming one of the most respected and influential woman in our time. …



Mississippi U.S. Senator Roger Wicker says he supports the confirmation of a news Supreme Court Associate Justice this year.

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – Wicker released the following statement: “President Trump and Senate Republicans promised to confirm well-qualified, conservative judges and justices to the federal courts. We should continue to fulfill this promise and our constitutional duty for all vacancies as long as we are in office. I look forward…