The Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) is investigating an inmate death at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman. 

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) –  According to officials, Bobby Deangelo Hawthorne, 34, was found dead of stab wounds in Unit 30 Sunday afternoon. MDOC Commissioner Burl Cain, Deputy Commissioner Jay Mallett and Corrections Investigative Division director John Hunt traveled to Parchman to investigate the scene. “We are making every effort to…


Two men were sentenced on child exploitation charges last week, Attorney General Lynn Fitch said.

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) -Stephen Schubring, 31, was sentenced to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty on one count of child exploitation. He will serve seven years with 33 suspended and will serve five years of supervised probation. Schubring was arrested in Pearl in 2019 after an investigation into suspicious…






Two more charged in death of man whose body was found in Pascagoula River

Pascagoula ,miss (Ben Caxton)– Four people are now charged in the death of a Gautier man whose body was found September 22nd floating in the Pascagoula River. An autopsy determined 29-year-old Dustin Suttles’ death was a homicide. Sheriff Mike Ezell says investigators made two more arrests Thursday, October 1st. Twenty-seven year-old…