death

Driver Hits Mother And Two Children

Shortly after five-thirty this evening a mother and her two children were struck by a vehicle in Hancock County. The family was leaving a Christmas event at East Hancock Elementary when they attempted to cross the road to get back…

The Dangers Of Spice

The first synthetic spice blends went on sale in the early 2000’s and have since been banned by many state legislations.

First Pediatric Flu Death In Mississippi

The Mississippi State Department of Health reports the first confirmed pediatric flu death for the 2016-2017 flu seasons. Officials say it happened to someone who lived in central Mississippi. Including this reported death, there have been 15 total pediatric flu…

Lucedale Woman Dies In Single Vehicle Crash

A Lucedale woman is dead after a fatal car wreck in Jackson County over the weekend. Authorities say 21-year-old "Destinie Stauter" died after being involved in a single-vehicle accident on High-Way 613 near tanner Williams Road Sunday morning. Mississippi highway…

Charged With DUI Causing Death

A deadly two vehicle accident in Jackson County early last Sunday morning, 23 year old Julio Cesar Chavez is booked into the Jackson County jail under a felony charge of DUI causing death. According to Mississippi highway patrol the accident…

Overboard Death

News 25's Laurene Callander tells us about the tragic death of a boater that happened at Big Lake.

Inmate Death Treated as Homicide

The death of an inmate in Green County is being treated as a homicide. Inmate Howard Payton died in the South Mississippi Correctional Institution around 8 p.m. last night. Payton was in prison for kidnapping and three counts of rape…

Body Of Missing Swimmer Recovered

After his cousin disappeared under water Samuel Lewis rushed into the nearest public place yelling for help: Samuel tells News 25, "A man just went underwater and he ain’t came back up, and I need some help I can’t swim"…

Community Leader Delmar Robinson Dies

Longtime Biloxi housing advocate and community leader Delmar Robinson has died.You may remember his efforts led him to be named the city’s outstanding citizen in 2008. Robinson served as chairman of the Biloxi Housing Authority after being appointed by Mayor…

Ocean Springs Man Falls to his Death

Family and friends are grieving the death of a Mississippi State student who fell to his death from a jumbotron on campus Saturday morning. The young man is a graduate of Ocean Springs High School and is from the Coast.…

D’Iberville Infant Died of Natural Causes

We have an update on the 10-month-old baby girl who died yesterday in D'Iberville. Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove tells News 25 the autopsy showed no foul play or trauma. Officials are still waiting for tissue and toxicology reports, which…

Baby and Father Found Dead in D’Iberville

A man in D’Iberville took his own life after finding his 10-month-old baby dead in his apartment. Police responded to a medical emergency at Landmark Apartments in D’Iberville at approximately 4:11 a.m. When officers arrived, they found a deceased 10-month-old…

Baby and Father Found Dead in D’Iberville

D’Iberville police are investigating the death of a 10-month-old baby and the apparent suicide of his father after the baby was found dead. News 25’s Kendra Turley has been following the story. She has the latest developments as she joins us from…

Fatal I10 Wreck Last Night

Three people are dead after a pile up on I-10 in Hancock County. The wreck happened around 9 last night and involved at least five cars. Westbound lanes were closed until 2:30 this morning. Others that were involved in the…

UPDATE: Coroner Releases Identity of Gulfport Death

The Gulfport Police Department responded to the 8000 block of 34th Avenue at 10:34 a.m. on Sunday. When officers arrived, they found a deceased, adult male. Harrison County Coroner, Gary Hargrove, identified the victim as 63-year-old, Aaron Wilson of Gulfport.…

Taser Death over the Weekend

According to Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove, the  53-year-old man who died after being tased by Gulfport police has been identified as Bradford Macomber of Gulfport. According to police, officers responded to a disorderly conduct call at the new Shaggy's…