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Friday Aug 5 | via Daily Mail
She tried to dismember the body so she could hide it in a state park, but couldn't move his remains and fled the scene A Mississippi woman who killed her boyfriend and then dismembered him will spend the rest of her life in prison, without chance for parole. Leah Bishop, 46, of Tupelo, entered the guilty plea Thursday before Circuit Court Judge Paul Funderburk, avoiding a jury trial and the possibility of the death penalty according to the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal . Comment?
Friday Jul 29 | via Concordia Sentinel
A Winnsboro man accused of kidnapping and shooting a young woman during the early morning hours of July 16 was indicted Friday morning on charges of aggravated kidnapping, attempted first degree murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, according to Fifth Judicial District Attorney Mack Lancaster. Kevin Q. Mathis, 35, is accused of abducting 22-year-old Kelly Kiper Longoria around 7 a.m. on July 16 from the parking lot of a Winnsboro convenience store and later shot Longoria at a Winnsboro cemetery where he left her to die. Comment?
Jul 18, 2016 | via The News-Star
Shooting victim's husband: She squeezed my hand The victim of a weekend shooting is responding to doctors, according to an early morning update from her husband. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/29OJ7Bs Franklin Parish Sheriff Kevin Cobb said Longoria, 22, was on the way to work Saturday when she stopped at a convenience store. Comment?
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