McComb Police Arrest Man On Murder Charges

McComb Police arrested a man wanted for murder. On November 10, McComb Police arrested 44-year-old Christopher Donnell Wilkinson of McComb on charges of Murder and Weapon Possession by a convicted felon in the shooting death of Cedric O’Neil Carter. Wilkinson is in the Pike County Jail. His bond has been set at $750,000. All suspects … Read more

UPDATE: Body of Student Found Inside Vehicle Parked at Jackson State University

Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham Stewart confirms that a body was found inside of a vehicle in the parking lot at Jackson State University Friday morning. She said the victim’s identity is not being released at this time but confirmed that it was a homicide. Jackson State President Thomas K. Hudson J.D. said that the … Read more

30-Year-Old Man Missing From Hattiesburg Last Seen On Broadway Drive

Hattiesburg Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person. 30-year-old Kendrell Minor, of Hattiesburg, was reported missing by family members, and hasn’t been heard from is roughly five weeks. According to family members, Minor normally goes weeks without contacting family members. Family members added that he is often seen walking down … Read more

Two Former Mississippi Department of Corrections Officials Indicted for Excessive Force Against an Inmate

A federal grand jury in the Southern District of Mississippi returned an indictment that was unsealed yesterday charging two former Mississippi Department of Corrections officials with deprivation of rights under color of law. According to court documents, both Jessica Hill, a correctional officer at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility (CMCF), and Nicole Moore, a CMCF … Read more

Mississippi Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime for Cross Burning

The Justice Department announced that a Mississippi man pleaded guilty in federal court to a hate crime for burning a cross in his front yard with the intent to intimidate a Black family. According to court documents, 24-year-old Axel C. Cox, of Gulfport, admitted to violating the Fair Housing Act when he used threatening and … Read more