Arrest

MDOC Escapee Captured in Saucier

The Harrison County Sheriff’s Department assisted in the arrest of one of the two Mississippi Department of Corrections escapees. Sheriff Troy Peterson tells News 25 that 21-year-old Zachary Savoie was apprehended in Saucier on River Line Drive. Savoie is convicted…

MDOC Escapee Arrested

Today the Harrison County Sheriff's Department assisted in the arrest of one of the two Mississippi Department of Corrections escapees. Authorities say 21-year-old Zachary Savoie was apprehended in Saucier on River Line Drive. The second suspect 33-year-old Joshua Walton is…

D’Iberville Manslaughter Arrest

A D’Iberville man is behind bars today, charged with manslaughter. Shortly before midnight, 33-year-old Michael Allan Pittman called the D’Iberville Police Department to report an attempted suicide at Timber Grove Apartments. When D’Iberville police arrived they found 36-year-old Rondal Butler…

Arson Investigation after Biloxi Church Fire

A Biloxi man is being held on a $50,000 bond and is charged with arson after a church fire on Oak Street. Biloxi police have arrested a man after he allegedly started a fire at the front doors of a…

Arrest Made in Biloxi Church Fire

Biloxi Patrol Officers and members of the Biloxi Fire Department responded to 171 Oak Street (Vietnamese Martyrs Catholic Church) in reference to a fire. A witness reported the incident after seeing a male standing near the front doors of the…

Police Save Two Lives, Arrest Arson Suspect

One person arrested and charged with arson. All thanks to the Gulfport Police Department. Gulfport police responded to a call around 10:15 Tuesday night of a burglary in progress. When two patrolmen arrived to the house on the corner of…

Embezzlement Arrest

Long Beach police have arrested two women on embezzlement charges. Forty-three Michelle Fowler of Long Beach allegedly embezzled nearly $35,000 from a Long Beach business. She is being held at the Harrison County Jail on a $20,000 bond. Police also…

Biloxi Armed Robbery Arrest

A 21-year-old man is in jail tonight charged with armed robbery at a Biloxi gas station. Police arrested Jonah Jackson shortly after the robbery took place at the Fernwood Shell gas station early this morning. Authorities say Jackson was found…

Aggravated Assault Arrest in Jackson County

The Pascagoula Police Department has arrested 29 year old, Javon Lemuel Roberts of Moss Point, MS in connection with two people being shot on Sunday morning, July 10, 2016 at the intersection of Ingalls Ave. and Heidenheim Dr. Javon Roberts…

Arrest Made in Gulfport Armed Robbery

On July 27, 2016, the Gulfport Police Department arrested 23 year old Byron Michael Fairley, of Gulfport, on the charge of Armed Robbery. Fairley’s arrest was the result of a patrol response to Bancorp South bank located at 15410 5th…

Arrest Made in Stabbing Death Of Dee Whigham

An arrest has been made in connection to the St. Martin stabbing that left one transgender woman, Dee Whigham dead in a hotel Saturday night. Today, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department arrested Dwanya Hickerson of New Orleans. News 25’s Kenda…

Arrest Made in Waveland Homicide

An arrest has been made in the death of Hancock County resident Jeremy Fountain. Drew Bourgeois was arrested in Metairie, Louisiana last night and is being held there on numerous charges including Waveland PD’s warrant for murder. Jeremy Fountain’s body…

Former D’Iberville High Quarterback Arrested

Former D’Iberville High School quarterback Jacquelle Green was arrested today on four counts of armed robbery and four counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Eighteen-year-old Green was wanted by Pensacola, Florida police and will be transported to the…

Mississippi Senator Arrested for Assault

The Olive Branch Police Chief says Mississippi State Senator Chris Massey has been arrested and charged with aggravated assault after a fight in a subdivision. Chief Don Gammage tells the Associated Press that Massey is accused of hurting another person…

Aggravated Domestic Assault Arrest

Gulfport police have arrested Merlin Williams after officials say he stabbed his ex-girlfriend several times. Officials say that the victim was involved in an argument with Williams. During the argument, Williams pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim multiple…

Arrest Made in Shooting at Gulf Mist Apartments

On July 1, 2016, the Gulfport Police Department arrested 25 year old Michael Phillip Peden, of Gulfport, on the charge of 1st Degree Murder. The arrest was the result of an investigation into a shooting reported at approximately 3:35 a.m.…

Biloxi Apartment Complex Embezzlement Arrest

On June 3, 2016 the Biloxi Police Department arrested 53 year old Debra Jean Stracener on a charge of felony embezzlement. The arrest stems from an investigation into the theft of money from her employer, an apartment complex company located…

Capital Murder Suspect Arrested

The Gulfport Police Department arrested D’Juan Holloway, of Gulfport, on the charge of capital murder. Holloway allegedly shot and killed Raymond Howse the Third on January 10th at M&S Food Mart on Pass Road. Two days after the shooting, Holloway…

Cyberstalking Arrest

Officials with the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources arrested Joey Jason Holliman on Thursday night for Cyberstalking a marine patrol officer. Holliman was arrested without incident at his home in McHenry and was brought to the Jackson County Jail. His…

Stolen Property Arrest

A former Mississippi State basketball star is behind bars this afternoon after being found driving a stolen car. Forty-one year-old Marcus Bullard is charged with receiving stolen property. The Long Beach native was a point guard for MSU and helped…

Aggravated Assault Arrest in Gulfport

A Gulfport teenager is behind bars for allegedly stabbing someone late last night. Police arrested Devin Gregory after they responded to an assault call at Southern Oaks Trailer Park on Three Rivers Road around 9 p.m. An investigation revealed 18-year-old…

Arrested For 2nd Degree Murder

A teenager has been arrested in the death of a 63 year old man in Gulfport. 19 year old "Warren Perkins" is charged with second degree murder following Sunday’s discovery of a body in the 8000 Block of 34th avenue.…