Gulfport, MSWLOX

Gulfport man convicted of sexual battery, sentenced to life

GULFPORT, Miss. (WLOX) - A Gulfport man was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of sexual battery. Kelvin Green, 60, was found guilty by a Harrison County jury last week. During the trial, the jury heard the minor victim’s testimony on how Green frequented her home on 17th Avenue and sexually assaulted her.
Ocean Springs, MSwxxv25.com

Ocean springs house destroyed in fire on Tuesday

On Tuesday, a huge fire destroyed a house on Washington Avenue in Ocean Springs. The Jackson County District Chief tells News 25 the house was abandoned and it will be some time before an exact cause of the fire is determined. The house had structural issues before the fire. The...
Biloxi, MSWAPT

Airman dead, 3 others injured after incident on Keesler Air Force Base

BILOXI, Miss. — An Airman at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi died in an incident that happened on base Wednesday. According to Keesler Air Force Base, an Airman assigned to the 81st Training Wing was pronounced dead and three others injured in an on-base incident that occurred at approximately 1:25 p.m.
Mississippi StateWJTV.com

Mississippi jury convicts two men of drug conspiracy

GULFPORT, Miss. (WJTV) – On Tuesday, July 27, a jury in federal court convicted two men of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine and attempt to possess with intent to distribute cocaine. According to the evidence presented, Antony Daniel Abreu, 33, of Queens, New York, and Darrell Young,...
Hancock County, MSSea Coast Echo

Deputies capture Bayside Park shooting suspect

A nearly week-long manhunt for the suspect wanted in connection to a shooting which critically injured another man in Bayside Park has come to an end. Cody Joseph Necaise was arrested early Tuesday morning in north Hancock County and booked into the Hancock County Jail on charges of aggravated assault and two counts of being a felon in possession of a weapon.
Jackson County, MSMississippi Press

Manhunt continues for suspect in Latimer murder

JACKSON COUNTY, Mississippi -- Jackson County investigators continue to search for a 30-year-old man suspected in the shooting death of another man at a home in the Virginia City community near Latimer Saturday afternoon. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said deputies responded to a call at a home on Theriot...