TUPELO – A Sunday afternoon shooting at a Tupelo apartment complex left one man at the hospital and the suspected shooting in police custody.
The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office has been patiently waiting since February for the state’s approval of the interlocal agreement that will allow it to become part of the North MS Narcotics Unit.
AMORY - An Amory man was taken into custody following a Sunday night shooting just before midnight that ultimately sent one person to Le Bonheur Children's Hospital in Memphis.
IUKA - An early Sunday morning domestic violence incident ended with a woman headed to the hospital and the man fleeing to Arkansas where he was captured.
According to the Amory Police Department, Michael Wayne Bedwell, 34, of Amory was charged with burglary of a vehicle. Monroe County Justice Court Judge Sarah Stevens set bond at $20,000. He is out on bond.
STARKVILLE – A large disturbance at an Oktibbeha County apartment complex last week ended with one person shot and four people arrested, including two juveniles charged as adults.
TUPELO - A Prentiss County man was transferred to the Mississippi Department of Corrections custody this week to begin serving an 18-year sentence for attacking a man in the middle of Tupelo.
JACKSON • After serving as the commander of the Mississippi Highway Safety Patrol since February 2016, Col. Chris Gillard announced his retirement this week, effective June 30.
The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office requests help from anyone who knows the whereabouts of 16-year-old Holly Whipple, who was last seen Tuesday close to 11 p.m.