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Accused Nun Killer Confesses

The man accused of killing two Mississippi nuns confesses this according to a state investigator. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation officer testified Friday during a preliminary hearing for 46 year old Rodney Earl Sanders. According to the officer, Sanders confessed to killing sisters Margaret Held and Paula Merrill in their Durant home. The alleged confession […]
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Charged With DUI Causing Death

A deadly two vehicle accident in Jackson County early last Sunday morning, 23 year old Julio Cesar Chavez is booked into the Jackson County jail under a felony charge of DUI causing death. According to Mississippi highway patrol the accident happened around three a.m. Today on I-10 near the Vancleave Exit. 74 year old Lucky […]
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The Fight For Photos At Inmate Visits

Mississippi Prisons do not allow photos to be taken during an inmate’s visitation hours and one local woman is trying to change that. A Photoshop picture is the closest thing to picayune resident Jennifer Bynum’s has to a real photograph of her and her soon to be husband who’s been doing time in state prison […]
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Man Accused Of Killing Nuns in Court

The man accused of killing two nuns in central Mississippi will appear in court this afternoon. 46 year old “Rodney Earl Sanders” is charged with capita murder in the death two Nuns “Margaret Held” and “Paula Merrill” the sisters were found stabbed to death on August 25 in their home after the failed to show […]
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Ocean Springs Man Denied Bond

Fifty nine year old Phillip Spear will be held without bond, pending a trial, on charges of producing and distributing child pornography out of his home. This was decided at his preliminary hearing at the Gulfport Courthouse this morning. According to public records, an investigation beginning in May led investigators to his home in Ocean […]
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Gulfport Teen Wanted for Murder

Gulfport police now have a suspect in connection to Tuesday night’s shooting on Monterey Drive. Nineteen-year-old Deandre Deshawn-Antonio Ball is wanted by police on murder charges. Ball is accused of shooting and killing 20-year-old Trevues Martin just hours before his 21st birthday. Police say Martin was shot in the head in his car that was […]
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D’Iberville Manslaughter Arrest

A D’Iberville man is behind bars today, charged with manslaughter. Shortly before midnight, 33-year-old Michael Allan Pittman called the D’Iberville Police Department to report an attempted suicide at Timber Grove Apartments. When D’Iberville police arrived they found 36-year-old Rondal Butler Jr. on the ground suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. Butler was transported […]
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Father and Son Arrested in Vancleave

A Vancleave father and son are charged with burglarizing their neighbor’s home over a week’s period in July. Forty-three year-old Christopher Cole and his son, Brandon Cole, 22, both of 13300 Southern Pine Drive, are each charged with two counts of burglary. Jackson County Sheriff’s investigators say the two took guns, prescription medicine, cash and […]
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Charged To Seven Years and Three Months

Biloxi businessman has been sentenced for his part in a kickback scheme involving the former commissioner of the Mississippi department of corrections. Coast government consultant Robert Simmons has been sentenced to seven years and three months in jail. Back in February, Simmons pleaded guilty in a case in which he paid money to former MDOC […]
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Man Killed in D’Iberville

On September 14, 2016, at approximately 11:40 P.M., D’Iberville Police Department responded to a reported suicide attempt. Upon officer’s arrival, and entry into the apartment, they located a white male who was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the head. Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove identified the victim as 36 year of Rondal Brent […]