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Recent Crime News
Monday Aug 24 | via Commercial Dispatch
A Corinth police officer has been discharged from a North Mississippi hospital, two days after being shot at close range during a struggle with a man. "He is still sore with a hole in his left shoulder, but he is in real good spirits. Comment?
Friday Aug 21 | via WLOX-TV Biloxi
A Mississippi police officer has been discharged from the hospital two days after being shot at close range during a struggle with a man. Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance tells The Daily Corinthian that Officer Kevin Parker Jr. was released Thursday. Comment?
Friday Aug 21 | via Newms360.com
While law enforcement officers across the region are searching for the man who shot Kevin Parker Jr., the Corinth Police officer is preparing to go home from the hospital. According to Kevin Parker Sr., his son is doing well and was scheduled to be released from the North Mississippi Medical Center Thursday evening. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via KSLA-TV Shreveport
A Corinth, Mississippi, police officer is in the hospital after being shot twice with his own weapon during a scuffle with a possible prowler. Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance said Officer Kevin Parker Jr. was investigating the prowler call at a woman's home around 4 a.m. Wednesday. 3 comments
Thursday Aug 20 | via Newms360.com
Warren Strain, spokesman for the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation, says the reward offered by the police department and the U.S. Marshals Service now stands at $10,500 for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the shooting of Officer Kevin Parker. Police say Parker was checking a home in regards to a call about a prowler Wednesday when a man ran in front of the patrol car. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Police are in an intense manhunt in Corinth, Mississippi, for the man who shot 21-year-old Kevin Parker, Jr . While the chief said Parker will make a full recover, the woman who called police is wondering if she should have. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 19 | via The Mississippi Press
A manhunt was underway Wednesday for a suspect who shot a police officer with the officer's gun when the two got into a struggle, authorities said. The officer was checking on a report of a prowler at a blind woman's house when he spotted a man wearing dark clothes and carrying a backpack. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 19 | via Newms360.com
Law enforcement officials across Northeast Mississippi are searching for the suspect who shot a Corinth Police officer early Wednesday morning. "We've got an army of people up here looking for the suspect," said Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 19 | via WTOK-TV Meridian
A manhunt was underway in northern Mississippi for a suspect after a police officer was shot and wounded early Wednesday. Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance says in a statement that the officer was shot twice during a confrontation with someone. Comment?
Friday Aug 14 | via Newms360.com
According to Attorney General Jim Hood, officials with the Attorney General's Office Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the Alcorn County Sheriff's Department arrested Danny Ray Triplett, 48. Investigators say Triplett admitted to sexually penetrating the victim while at the Group Home. The victim is an adult male who has been diagnosed with profound mental disabilities. Comment?
Jul 28, 2015 | via WLOX-TV Biloxi
An Alcorn County judge has ordered a former county supervisor held without bond as he awaits trial on an embezzlement charge. According to multiple media reports, prosecutors sought to revoke the bond of Jimmy "Dal" Nelms in the embezzlement case after Nelms was arrested last week for grand larceny. Comment?
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