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Gulfport man charged with sexual battery, robbery

A Gulfport man is charged with sexually assaulting a woman in a public restroom and then robbing her. On Monday, Gulfport officers arrested Andrew Malik Jones, 28, and charged him with sexual battery and robbery. According to police, the victim…

Inmate who was assaulted by fellow prisoners dies

HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) — Officials say a Mississippi inmate has died several days after he was assaulted by fellow prisoners. Torrie Ellis, 40, died Thursday at a hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, news outlets reported. Ellis had been serving a…

St. Martin bus driver facing assault charges

A former bus driver in St. Martin is facing a year-and-a-half behind bars after being found guilty of child abuse and assault. After two days of trial and only 30 minutes of deliberation, a Jackson County jury found 58-year-old Antoinette…

Arrested for kidnapping and assault

Gulfport police arrested 19-year-old Zayron Seymour for allegedly kidnapping and assaulting his girlfriend. Seymour was arrested and booked into the Harrison County Jail on domestic violence, aggravated assault, and kidnapping of his 17-year-old girlfriend. According to the Harrison County Sheriff’s…

Woman wanted for assaulting victim on motorized scooter

The Biloxi Police Department needs help identifying a woman who allegedly assaulted a female victim on a motorized scooter. Biloxi police are looking for a black female with long black hair and long eye lashes. According to police, the woman…

Arrested for assault

A Biloxi man is behind bars this morning on an assault charge. Biloxi police arrested 24-year-old Keyonta Reed after an investigation into an incident where police say he assaulted a medical person while they were doing their job. They suffered…

Assault at Feed my Sheep in Gulfport

Gulfport police are investigating an assault that took place earlier this afternoon. According to Lt. Bromen with Gulfport PD, the assault happened at Feed my Sheep in Gulfport off of 19th Street. The victim was transported to an area hospital…

Wanted for shoplifting and assault

Biloxi police need help identifying a female suspect who allegedly assaulted an officer and shoplifted from a retail department store in the 2600 block of Beach Boulevard on October 23rd. The female took several clothing items valued at $179 and…

Wanted for assault in Biloxi

Biloxi police need help identifying a female suspect who allegedly assaulted an employee at a restaurant on the 100 block of Eisenhower Drive on October 9th. The female entered the restaurant, spoke to a manager, and then attempted to walk…

Ocean Springs attorney Earl Denham passes away

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department has confirmed that Ocean Springs attorney Earl Denham died Tuesday afternoon. Denham was left in critical condition after an assault in Ocean Springs. He was on the patio at Bridgewater Apartments with his girlfriend when…

Ocean Springs lawyer in critical condition after assault

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an assault that left Ocean Springs lawyer Earl Denham in critical condition. According to the incident report, Denham was with his girlfriend on the patio at Bridgewater Apartments. The girl’s ex showed up…