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Recent Crime News
Monday | via Sunherald.com
A federal jury has ruled the former head nurse at the Jackson County jail is not liable in the death of a Jackson County jail inmate who suffered a grand mal seizure and died. Dorothy Lee had filed the suit on behalf of her husband, John Morris Lee Jr., a 40-year-old jail detainee who the family says died because he did not receive the medication he needed for his epilepsy. Comment?
Monday Feb 6 | via WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
An early morning robbery in Pascagoula was foiled when a gas station clerk turned the tables on the suspect by snatching her gun. Lt. Doug Adams, with the Pascagoula Police Department, said the attempted robbery happened around 3 a.m. at the Exxon gas station at Market St. and Hwy. Comment?
Monday Feb 6 | via WLOX-TV Biloxi
In May 2016, Harambe was killed after a 3-year-old boy climbed into an enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo. The Gulfport SportsPlex attracted more than 80,000 people last year and right now work is in progress to bring in even more visitors. Comment?
Friday Feb 3 | via Sunherald.com
Alton Richard, 39, was arrested Feb. 2, 2017, on a charge for burglary of a vehicle. He also faces seven capias warrants for misdemeanors and a misdemeanor charge of possession of marijuana. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 31 | via Washington Times
The Sun Herald reports Pascagoula police said Monday that 35-year-old Cisrow Wallace Lewis was charged with aggravated assault. Police spokesman Lt. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 31 | via The Mississippi Press
Brandon Demarco Dees, 19, Gautier, was arrested on outstanding warrants for contempt of court, suspended driver's license, no driver's license, expired license tag, no proof of insurance and child restra'int law . Meagan Denise Aultman, 25, Moss Point, was arrested on outstanding warrants for failure to yield blue light/siren, expired license tag, speeding and no insurance. Comment?
Monday Jan 30 | via The Mississippi Press
Two men were involved in an altercation on Sunday that left one man with a gunshot wound to the leg, according to Lt. Doug Adams with the Pascagoula Police Department. Comment?
Monday Jan 30 | via Sunherald.com
A Moss Point man jailed in Jackson County is accused in a shooting that left one man injured Sunday night, Pascagoula Police Lt. Doug Adams said Monday. Comment?
Monday Jan 30 | via WLOX-TV Biloxi
A Hinesville family arrived home to find they're victims of vandalism, including a racial slur spray-painted on the side of one of their vehicles. Police are now looking into the crime, saying whoever is responsible for this will face several charges including property damage and possibly more. Comment?
Jan 26, 2017 | via Sunherald.com
A Jackson County grand jury will decide whether any criminal charge will be filed against a Pascagoula man who allegedly stabbed a neighbor during an alcohol-fueled argument, Pascagoula Police Chief Kenny Johnson said. James Johnson was initially arrested Monday night on a charge of aggravated assault, but police dropped the charge the following day after conducting additional interviews in the case. Comment?
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