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Authorities are asking for the public's assistance in identifying two murder suspects from a Tuesday night shooting, Sgt.
A preliminary hearing has been set for Aug. 5 in the capital murder case against Stephen Hagin, accused of killing a man whose body was in the final stages of decomposition when his remains were found.
A 29-year-old Perkinston man has been arrested and charged with weapons and drug charges stemming from a burglary call in Pass Christian Friday.
A man who fled from a traffic stop on U.S. 90 unknowingly ran into a building where police academy training was in session.
TIM ISBELL/SUN HERALDU.S. Attorney Gregory Davis stands beside a display of stolen and illegal firearms while announcing the indictment of 15 persons in a gun trafficking case following their arrests in May 2012.
A couple of developments made news this week in Biloxi. Harrison County Supervisors granted tax breaks to several restaurant projects in Biloxi.
WLOX News has learned that Chris McDaniel's campaign will not have access it wanted to Harrison County poll books.
JOHN FITZHUGH/SUN HERALDNacole James of Gulfport, center, leads a prayer near a trailer on Whitney Drive in Gulfport where the body of five-year-old Janaya Thompson was found on Thursday.
On Friday, a Greene County jury found Justin Blakeney guilty of capital murder and sentenced him to death.
A habitual offender was sentenced to serve 13 years in prison for intent to distribute heroin, District Attorney Joel Smith said.
It took a Harrison County jury about an hour Wednesday to find a Pass Christian man guilty of murdering his girlfriend in June 2012, according to a press release from District Attorney Joel Smith.
Tommy Lamar McLaurin was wanted on a warrant for failing to appear in court on an embezzlement charge when deputies received a complaint of a suspicious vehicle on Hutter Road, Chief Deputy Landi Phillips said.
The body of 5-year-old Janaya Thompson was found in a vacant trailer in Gulfport Thursday morning after an all-night search.
Janaya Thompson was last seen by her family Wednesday night outside their apartment in Gulfport.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 07:47 am
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