Monday, December 9, 2019

Mississippi Attorney General

Meridian Store Owner Sentenced for Selling Spice, Counterfeit Goods

A Meridian man will spend eight years in prison after being found guilty on numerous charges related to the sale of counterfeit goods and...

Columbus Woman to Serve 5 Years for Stealing from now Deceased...

Darlene McKinley Thompson was sentenced Friday to five years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing $80,000 from her parents who are now deceased,...

Former Coast Bus Driver Convicted for Abuse and Assault

A Jackson county jury found 58-year-old Antoinette Jane Raymond, of Vancleave, guilty for contributing to neglect, delinquency or abuse of a child and simple...

Petal Man Arrested for Child Pornography

A Petal man was arrested Wednesday and charged with one count of child exploitation for possession of child pornography, Attorney General Jim Hood announced.  Dylan...

AG Jim Hood Joins States Urging Congress to Pass the Veteran...

Attorney General Jim Hood, along with a bipartisan coalition of 44 state attorneys general, is urging Congress to further support veterans by passing the...

Canton Man Sentenced on 2 Counts of Insurance Fraud

A Canton man who attempted to defraud the cities of Brandon and Pearl will spend time in prison for insurance fraud, Attorney General Jim...

Former Hinds County Deputy Sheriff Sentenced for Sexual Battery

A former Hinds County deputy sheriff will spend time in prison for sexual battery of a 15-year-old girl, Attorney General Jim Hood announced. Jason Pittman,...

19-year-old Vicksburg Man Arrested for Child Pornography

A Vicksburg man was arrested Wednesday and charged with one count of child exploitation for possession of child pornography, Attorney General Jim Hood announced. Eric...

Former Clerk in Raleigh Arrested for Embezzlement

A former clerk of the town of Raleigh was booked into the Smith County jail following an indictment charging her with embezzlement, announced Attorney...

Kemper County Man Sentenced on Charges of Rape and Incest

55-year-old Andrew McGraw, from Kemper County, is going to prison after being convicted for raping a relative who is a vulnerable adult, Attorney General...