Daily Journal TUPELO – Police are searching for two suspects in a shooting that’s left a person hospitalized. The shooting happened around 1 a.m. Wednesday at Hillsdale Apartments on Monument Drive. According to a Tupelo Police spokesman, the incident stemmed from an argument. The victim was shot once in the abdomen and is being treated […]

By JB Clark Daily Journal TUPELO – A Lee County grand jury ruled on two previously questioned gun deaths and cleared a Nettleton police officer during its June session. Officer Robert Davis was cleared of any criminal wrongdoing in the shooting death of Ottis Bass, which ended Bass’ shooting spree in April in downtown Nettleton. […]

By Lynn West New Albany Gazette UNION COUNTY – Four people are in custody in connection with a home invasion in the western part of the county this weekend that left a local man in critical condition due to multiple stab wounds. Charged with aggravated assault and burglary are Joshua Craig Murry, 29, of 9858 […]

Daily Journal Tupelo police have arrested a man for felony false pretenses. Richard C. Darby, 25, is accused of contacting two separate homeowners to repair the roofs of their home, demanding payment up front and never returning to complete the work, according to a TPD news release. Darby’s bond was set at $15,000.

Daily Journal A fugitive from Alabama has been arrested in Oxford, according to the United States Marshals service. Bradley Glenn, who was wanted by the Mobile County (Alabama) Sheriff’s Department on a rape charge, was arrested at approximately 3 p.m. Monday by U.S. marshals. Authorities learned of Glenn’s whereabouts Monday, and the U.S. Marshals Service […]

By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal THORN – A Chickasaw County man has died as the results of injuries he received after his vehicle hit a horse on a county road west of Houston on Monday morning. Emergency crews were called to County Road 20 in the Thorn Community about 3 a.m. after a small pickup […]


By Ray Van Dusen Monroe Journal ABERDEEN – Tony William Davis, 48, of Maben, pleaded guilty in Monroe County Circuit Court on Monday to a charge of depraved heart murder. Davis was a suspect in the February 19, 2002 murder of Judith Jones, a resident of the Athens community. Davis was sentenced by Circuit Court […]

Daily Journal Three employees leaving the Dollar Tree on North Gloster Street in Tupelo were robbed at gunpoint late Saturday night. No one was injured in the incident, said Lt. Jerry Davis with the Tupelo Police Department. The employees were leaving the store at about 11 p.m. Saturday and were approached in the parking lot […]


By Riley Manning Daily Journal CORINTH – Two men reportedly arguing over a parking spot resulted in gunfire at the Corinth Slugburger Festival around 10 p.m. Friday. Corinth police said an altercation turned physical and one man fired a shot into the air from a small-caliber firearm. No one was injured. The name of the […]