Two Mississippians to Star in Reality Show

(Jackson County, MS) — Shannon Poole and David Knight of Jackson County have landed roles on the Discovery Channel series “Street Outlaws New Orleans”. Their passion for drag racing led to their new-found claim to fame. Poole, who came on board first, called his longtime friend, Knight to join him….


Ole Miss Student Killed

(Mississippi) — 23-year-old Ty Laporte, an Ole Miss student, was killed in a traffic accident Friday morning. According to the University of Mississippi sports department, the accident happened around midnight near Holly Springs. Laporte, a volleyball and track standout, was in her senior year at Ole Miss and majoring in…


Police and County Officials Search for 3 Escapees

(Hinds County, MS) — Three men escaped their work detail on I-220 near Forest Avenue around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. According to Sheriff Victor Mason, the three men just walked off. 23-year-old Jeremy Jordan of Jackson, 20-year-old Deundre Pinkston of Byram and 31-year-old Gary Chambers of Jackson were all in jail…


3 Arrested for Prostituting Juvenile Girl

(Biloxi, MS) — Biloxi police have arrested three adults for the human trafficking of a missing juvenile girl. Police found the girl and the three adults at a hotel Tuesday and arrested the adults on charges of human trafficking for profit. The juvenile had been reported missing from another area…


Suspected 3-Way Love Affair Leads to Stabbing

(Yazoo County, MS) — The Yazoo County Sheriff’’s Department responded to a call at Oak Haven Apartments around 5:25 Thursday morning regarding a stabbing. Authorities believe it was a three-way love affair that led to this incident. 31-year-old Dewayne McCullum is accused of stabbing 24-year-old Shamiya Stuckey and beating 28-year-old…


Man Arrested For Child Exploitation

(Ridgeland, MS) — A man allegedly involved in online child exploitation is now behind bars. According to Attorney General Jim Hood, 69-year-old David Nelson of Ridgeland had been trading child porn online using sophisticated technology. The arrest was made late Tuesday evening at Nelson’s home by multiple agencies including investigators…


2 Teens Arrested for Multiple Jackson Crimes

(Jackson, MS) — Jackson police have arrested two men in connection to many crimes in the city. Ivan Eatmond was arrested Wednesday by Jackson and Ridgeland police officers. He was charged with four counts of armed robbery of a business and two counts of armed robbery of an individual. 19-year-old…


Grenada Police Search for Missing Man

(Grenada, MS) — Grenada police are asking for your help locating a missing person. Police say this a welfare concern. Officials say 40-year-old Scott Leen Money has not been seen by family members for a number of months. Money weighs about 120 pounds and stands about 5’2. He is a Grenada native….


Multiple School Bomb Threats Received Tuesday

(Mississippi) — Six Mississippi schools received bomb threats Tuesday. Hattiesburg Public Schools, Bassfield High School in Jefferson Davis County, Magee High School, Mendenhall High School, Jim Hill High School in Jackson and Tishomingo County Schools all received bomb threats. No explosive devices were reported found. The cases are still local…


Paramedic Charged With Sexual Battery

(Lowndes County, MS) — A paramedic has been arrested and charged with sexual battery of a vulnerable person. 36-year-old Bryan Englebert of Walnut was arrested Monday by investigators from Attorney General Jim Hood’’s office on a warrant obtained from the Lowndes County Justice Court. Englebert, an employee at Baptist Memorial…