Former Hattiesburg Candidate Indicted on Voter Fraud

A Hattiesburg man who ran for an open state representative seat faces more than five years behind bars after being indicted
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PERS Employee Arrested for Embezzlement

An employee with Mississippi’s state retirement system accused of pocketing $65,000 in benefits that were not hers turned herself in to
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Tunica Woman Pleads Guilty, Sentenced to Second-Degree Murder

A 59-year-old Tunica woman is going to prison for 25 years for murdering her neighbor, Attorney General Jim Hood announced today.
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Clinton Man Sentenced to 45 Years for Strangling, Hanging Mother of His Child from Bridge

Also known as Darnell “Slick” Turner, he was sentenced to 45 years out of the maximum of 55 in the custody
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Sumrall Man Arrested For Embezzling Money from Insurance Customers

Today, Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest of 30-year-old Brian Hudson, who is charged on a six-count indictment out of
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Southwest Mississippi Man Arrested for Attempting False Pretense

Today, Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest of 45-year-old John M. Chance, Jr. on one charge of attempting to commit
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Clinton Man Convicted for Strangling, Hanging Mother of His Child from Bridge

Attorney General Jim Hood announced today that 39-year-old Donald Turner, of Clinton, was convicted on charges of aggravated assault with a
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Meridian Man Arrested for Exploiting Vulnerable Adult

Today, Attorney General Jim Hood announced the indictment and arrest of 28-year-old Christopher Josh Dean on one charge of exploitation of
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Insurance Agent Arrested on Wire Fraud Charges

Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest of a Byram woman charged with two counts of wire fraud.
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Hinds County Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for 2014 Jackson Murder

Attorney General Jim Hood announced today that a Clinton man has been sentenced to life in prison for the 2014 shooting
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