Carriere Man Pleads Guilty to Producing Video of a Minor Engaging in Sexually Explicit Conduct

A Carriere, Mississippi man pled guilty to producing a video of a minor engaging in sexually explicit conduct, according to the U.S. Attorney’s office and the FBI. According to court documents, Joshua Christopher Stockstill, 29, enticed a minor child to “engage in sexually explicit conduct for the purpose of producing a visual depiction of such … Read more

JPD investigating armed robbery on Meadowbrook Rd

Jackson Police are investigating an Armed Robbery that occurred Tuesday evening at 208 Meadowbrook Rd. Four black males entered the location with firearms and took approximately $1300 from the safe and cash register. The suspects exited the business and traveled in an unknown location. Investigators believe that the same individuals entered the Carnicera Valdez Groceries … Read more

Louisiana Marketer Sentenced in More Than $180 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme

A Louisiana marketer was sentenced today to 30 months in prison in the Southern District of Mississippi for his role in a multimillion-dollar scheme to defraud TRICARE and private insurance companies by paying kickbacks to distributors for the referral of medically unnecessary prescriptions. TRICARE is the health care program for uniformed service members, retirees and … Read more

Four suspected serial shoplifters arrested in Flowood

On Sunday, November 28, Flowood Police officers made a traffic stop on a vehicle on Lakeland Drive at Airport Road. This vehicle was identified by Loss Prevention of the local merchant as a vehicle associated with a shoplifting from Dogwood Mall which just occurred. These individuals had been linked to previous shoplifting calls at this … Read more

National Art Education Society Taps MC Art Professor for Leadership Honor

The nation’s leading professional membership group for visual arts educators has bestowed a prestigious leadership award on Mississippi College’s art education program coordinator. Representatives of the National Art Education Association presented the NAEA Mary Quinn Dix Leadership Award to Dr. Stephanie Busbea during the Mississippi Art Education Association’s Awards 2021 ceremony on Nov. 12. The … Read more

Murder suspect who escaped from hospital back in custody

According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, murder suspect Aceon Ja’shun Hopkins is in custody in Meridian after he escaped from Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula Friday morning. 20-year old Hopkins turned himself in to a family friend in Neshoba County early Tuesday morning. Two other people are in the Jackson County Adult Detention Center, … Read more

Multiple incidents in Jackson overnight

Jackson Police are investigating multiple incidents tonight. Around 10:00pm Laramie Collins was shot multiple times in the 700 block of McDowell Rd while sitting inside his vehicle and succumbed to his injuries at the location. A suspect wearing a dark hoodie was seen running from the location. No motive at this time. A Hispanic male … Read more