Crossett Men Suspects in Monticello Shooting

(Monticello, AR) — Two Crossett men are in custody following a Monday night shooting in Monticello. 20-year-old Imani Sais and 23-year-old Paris Williams traveled in separate vehicles from Crossett to Monticello where they planned to fight a Monticello resident. Instead, Sais and Williams allegedly fired gunshots, striking an apartment and…


Bill Proposed to Take Over Jackson Airport

(Jackson, MS) — A bill was passed by a Senate committee Tuesday to take over the Jackson airport. Mississippi Sen. Josh Harkins proposed the bill, which calls for a regional board made up of members from Hinds, Rankin and Madison counties to oversee the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport. Jackson…


Jackson Police Investigate Baby Death

(Jackson, MS) — The Jackson Police Department is investigating the death of an infant. A one-month-old was found dead on Monument Street early Tuesday morning. The cause of the baby’s death will be determined by an autopsy. More updates on this story as they become available.


Parchman Back on Lockdown

(Parchman, MS) — Staff members were injured in two incidents and unit 29 at Parchman is back on lockdown. Authorities said three officers were injured on Friday and two officers were injured on Saturday. Mississippi Department of Corrections officials said commissary and telephone privileges are suspended as prison officials investigate the…


Blood Drive in Honor of Fallen Officer

(New Albany, MS) — A blood drive will be held in New Albany Wednesday to honor the officers injured and killed in Tishomingo County last weekend. The bloodmobile will be parked outside the Troop F headquarters in New Albany from 8:30 a.m. until 11 a.m.



Family of Hit and Run Victim Searches for Answers

(Jackson, MS) — The person who hit and killed Cherman Lowe as he was crossing McDowell Road in Jackson on February 4th is still out there and Lowe’s family is asking for help finding them. Sunday, the victim’s mother, Yolanda Wade and her family along with Councilman Kenneth Stokes held…


Parents Who Exposed Baby to Meth Appear in Court

(Saline County, AR) — The parents whose baby was hospitalized for meth exposure went before a judge Monday. Kevin Manson and Jennifer Edwards are accused of endangering the welfare of a child. Both were given a $25,000 bond but were still in jail Monday night. Their baby, 7-month-old Tamara Manson,…


Funeral Scheduled for agent Lee Tartt

(Grenada, MS) – Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics agent Lee Tartt will be laid to rest Tuesday. Funeral services for agent Tartt will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Emmanuel Baptist Church in Grenada. Visitation is scheduled one hour prior to the funeral. Tartt was killed Saturday when Charles…


Officer Crashes While Escorting Slain Officer’’s Body

(Grenada County, MS) – A Grenada reserve police officer was involved in a motorcycle crash Saturday while assisting with the escort of MBN Agent Lee Tartt’’s body being returned to Grenada County. The crash occurred around 10 o’’clock Saturday night and another vehicle was involved. 49-year-old Kenny Engle was transported…