11-Year-Old Arrested In Holiday Shootings

MISSISSIPPI (Ben Caxton) — The long weekend holiday hasn’t stopped the shooting violence across the state. In Tupelo, an 11-year-old was arrested Friday by police and charged with aggravated assault after shooting a 12-year-old. The victim is in critical condition in a Memphis hospital. In Jackson, a 19-year-old man was…



Outspoken Tchula Police Chief Resigns

TCHULA, MS (Ben Caxton) — Tchula Police Chief Kenneth Hampton says he is resigning from his position. Hampton, who has held the position for 2 years, says he submitted his papers to the town’s Mayor and Board of Alderman Wednesday. He says he was pressured to submit a letter of resignation. Hampton has made headlines in…



Two New Jackson Shootings Today

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) —  Following this morning’s shooting in Indianola which resulted in the death of one man, and the hospitalization of another, we have news two more shootings in Jackson in today, at least one of which has resulted in a death. Just in to the newsroom, Jackson…