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Man Convicted of Murder After Victim Overdoses on Heroin

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — State attorney Bill Eddins made a strong statement that he would prosecute those who sold heroin, now just yesterday a man convicted in the death of Jim Cady. Marcus Jackson is going to prison for the rest of his life after a two-day trial convicted him …Read More

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Suspects Identified in Wicker Way Shooting

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Two suspects have been identified in the shooting that took place on Wicker Way last week. Michael Lewis, 24, and Clifton Gregory, 30, opened fire on a house that was being renovated where several men were working. Bullet holes are sprayed across windows on the front …Read More

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BREAKING: Teens Arrested for Ann Street Murder

MOBILE, AL (WKRG) Mobile police arrested two teenagers overnight in a homicide on North Ann Street. Jyquan Richardson and Jatavious Bailey, both 17, are charged with the murder of  Lakedrick Lucy, 40. Mobile police were called to North Ann Street near the Old Shell Road intersection around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday after …Read More

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George Co. deputies still investigating death of 3-year-old boy

GEORGE COUNTY, MS (WLOX) – George County investigators returned Tuesday to the home of the 3-year-old child found dead in a pond off Hwy. 26 on Labor Day.  Chief Deputy Ronnie Castille said the investigators are doing background work on the case. “We are still working any leads,” Castille said. …Read More

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MS oyster harvest slashed to just 10,000 sacks

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) – Mississippi oysters will be in short supply this fall. The Commission on Marine Resources agreed Tuesday to limit the season to just 10,000 sacks, which is less than a third of the 35,000 sacks landed last fall. Erik Broussard, the Shellfish Bureau Director at the Mississippi Department …Read More

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1 Parchman escapee captured; 1 still at large

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) – Escaped Parchman Inmate James R. Sanders is now in custody, while inmate Ryan Young, who fled with him, is still at large. Sanders, who is serving life for murder, was captured late Tuesday afternoon after the reward for information leading to both men’s capture …Read More