Child neglect

Couple arrested for felony child neglect

A toddler who accidently hanged himself between a couch and a wall while his caretakers were sleeping was reportedly found with cigarette burns on the soles of his feet and other signs of abuse. The complete autopsy on 21-month-old Rowan…

Couple arrested for felony child neglect

A Biloxi couple has been arrested on three counts of felony child neglect. Harrison County deputies responded to a house on Lamey Bridge Road regarding an unresponsive child who later died at Merritt Health. Twenty-seven year-olds Thomas Cannette and Cassandra…

Mother of missing toddler arrested for child neglect

On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 Sheriff Troy Peterson announced the arrest of 21-year-old Chelsea Noble who currently resides on Pete Hickman Road in Saucier on a misdemeanor charge of child neglect. According to Sheriff Peterson, on October 3rd, 2017, Harrison…

Light of Hope Ceremony

CASA of Hancock County took the time to address two issues they feel are far too common within the community: child abuse and neglect. News 25’s Kendra Turley takes us inside tonight’s educational ceremony in Waveland. Earlier this month, a…