Daily Journal IUKA – A man pulled over for a routine traffic stop ended up going to jail for an outstanding warrant and drugs. Tishomingo County Sheriff’s deputies pulled over a vehicle on Highway 72 on Tuesday. The driver had an outstanding warrant for domestic violence, so he was arrested. During a search of the […]

Daily Journal STARKVILLE – A Starkville man was jailed Wednesday, accused of breaking into a car in a hotel parking lot. The Starkville Police Department charged Coreco S. Poole, 37, with auto burglary. This incident happened early Wednesday morning in the parking lot of Holiday Inn Express, located at 110 B Highway 12 West. Poole […]

By William Moore Daily Journal TUPELO – Vandalism, burglaries and even a shooting have forced Tupelo and Saltillo to look at placing security cameras in city parks. The Dec. 22, 2016, shooting at Theron Nichols Park that injured two teens, leaving one paralyzed, forced Tupelo to begin looking at cameras. Tupelo is looking at surveillance […]

Daily Journal OXFORD – A convicted felon is in jail after officers seized 40 pounds of marijuana and six guns from his residence. On Monday, the Lafayette County Metro Narcotics Unit and the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at the residence of Dexter Dukes, of 12 County Road 195. It was there […]

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today CORINTH – A Corinth teen was shot in the leg Monday night. Corinth Police responded to the area of Dorsey Street and the J.B. Combs apartments at about 10 p.m. for a report of a 17-year-old male being shot in the leg, said Capt. Dell Green. The victim said he […]

Daily Journal IUKA – A routine stop at a safety checkpoint Saturday led to a large seizure of prescription drugs. A car pulled up to the safety checkpoint on Highway 350 on Saturday, and the driver appeared to be under the influence of a narcotic. A search revealed 216 tablets of Xanax (Alprazolam) along with […]

Daily Journal STARKVILLE – A Pike County man has been charged with felony fleeing after he refused to pull over for a Starkville patrolman. On Feb. 9, the Starkville Police Department charged Anthony C. Jones, 22, of McComb, with failure to stop motor vehicle when officer signals, as well as the misdemeanor charges of disorderly […]

By Josh Mitchell Corinth Today A Corinth woman was pronounced dead at the scene of a wreck Monday morning in Alcorn County, Coroner Jay Jones said. Norene Williams, 66, of County Road 727, was killed in the wreck, which occurred on County Road 702. The wreck was called into 911 at about 8:21 a.m. Corinth […]

Daily Journal PONTOTOC – Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi along with Pontotoc Police Department is requesting your assistance identifying the person responsible for the burglary of a commercial building. On Wednesday Feb. 8, a unknown black male entered the Texaco T-Mart in Pontotoc. The male entered through a enclosed office where he took an unknown […]