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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Mississippi's 1st Human trafficking shelter in the workson the Tower go to www.mscvp.org or call the 24-hour crisis line 800-266-4198.
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
on the Tower go to www.mscvp.org or call the 24-hour crisis line 800-266-4198. Meanwhile today, the state Attorney General Jim Hood also addressed the human trafficking problems. Here is the full text of General Hood's statement: Attorney General... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi's 1st Human trafficking shelter in the workson the Tower go to www.mscvp.org or call the 24-hour crisis line 800-266-4198.
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
on the Tower go to www.mscvp.org or call the 24-hour crisis line 800-266-4198. Meanwhile today, the state Attorney General Jim Hood also addressed the human trafficking problems. Here is the full text of General Hood's statement: Attorney General... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi says it has execution drugs amid secrecy fightprotect is a drug supplier's identity and any clues in other documents about wh
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
protect is a drug supplier's identity and any clues in other documents about who that supplier might be. Attorney General Jim Hood told The Associated Press in June that he hopes to ask the Mississippi Supreme Court to set execution dates for... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
AG Hood joins 49 attorneys to ask Congress to amend sex trafficking lawthe sake of protecting the millions of people who are harmed and taken advantag
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
the sake of protecting the millions of people who are harmed and taken advantage of by these sites,” said Attorney General Jim Hood. “While the immunity granted through this bill had good intentions, this site and many other corporations, such as... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
AG says Biloxi council could vote to fly MS flag outside city buildingsif the Biloxi City Council passes a resolution to do so, according to an opinio
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
if the Biloxi City Council passes a resolution to do so, according to an opinion from Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood. Hood’s opinion said if passed, the resolution could be vetoed by Mayor Andrew “FoFo” Gilich. “My position is... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
AG says Biloxi council could vote to fly MS flag outside city buildingsif the Biloxi City Council passes a resolution to do so, according to an opinio
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
if the Biloxi City Council passes a resolution to do so, according to an opinion from Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood. Hood’s opinion said if passed, the resolution could be vetoed by Mayor Andrew “FoFo” Gilich. According to Hood’s... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Prison phone firm pays Mississippi $2.5M over bribery case- A prison phone company will pay Mississippi $2.5 million to settle a lawsuit
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
- A prison phone company will pay Mississippi $2.5 million to settle a lawsuit tied to a bribery scheme. Attorney General Jim Hood sued 10 people and 12 companies in February, seeking repayment of state money. Hood said then that companies are... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Attorney General Jim Hood settles suit in Epps scandalto then-Commissioner Epps for the awarding and retention of MDOC contracts has
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
to then-Commissioner Epps for the awarding and retention of MDOC contracts has settled. According to Attorney General Jim Hood, the company Global Tel*Link Corporation settled its claims for $2,500,000 with the state of Mississippi. This... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Attorney General Jim Hood settles suit in Epps scandalto then-Commissioner Epps for the awarding and retention of MDOC contracts has
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
to then-Commissioner Epps for the awarding and retention of MDOC contracts has settled. According to Attorney General Jim Hood, the company Global Tel*Link Corporation settled its claims for $2,500,000 with the state of Mississippi. This... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
AG Hood settles suit in MDOC bribery scandalJACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Attorney General Jim Hood said the State of Mississippi
WJTV Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Attorney General Jim Hood said the State of Mississippi had settled its claims with one of the companies he alleged were involved in a kickback scheme. Hood said the settlement with Global Tel*Link Corporation is for... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
AG Hood Recognizes Child Support Awareness MonthJACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Attorney General Jim Hood recognizes August as Child Su
WJTV Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Attorney General Jim Hood recognizes August as Child Support Awareness Month. The goal of the month is to focus on informing families on the services dedicated to helping children receive support from both parents. Government... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Poplarville man gets 30 years, 15 behind bars, for child porn showing toddlersthanks to the work of our cybercrime division and the sentencing by Judge McDon
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
thanks to the work of our cybercrime division and the sentencing by Judge McDonald," said Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood. "This is some of the most important work our office handles—protecting the children in our state and convicting... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Gulfport Man Arrested for Failure to Pay Child SupportJACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest of 41-ye
WJTV Jackson / Posted 9 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest of 41-year-old Richard Jermaine Macklin on one felony count of non-support of a child. Macklin, of Gulfport, was arrested Wednesday by the investigators of the Attorney General’s... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
'Deadbeat dad' convicted for withholding $23K in child supportargued that Abdalrahim Shadi Hasain, 37, willfully refused to pay the money to
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
argued that Abdalrahim Shadi Hasain, 37, willfully refused to pay the money to his daughter, according to Attorney General Jim Hood. “Our office will not allow deadbeat dads to get away with not supporting their children,” Hood said. “I thank the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
'Deadbeat dad' convicted for withholding $23K in child supportargued that Abdalrahim Shadi Hasain, 37, willfully refused to pay the money to
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
argued that Abdalrahim Shadi Hasain, 37, willfully refused to pay the money to his daughter, according to Attorney General Jim Hood. “Our office will not allow deadbeat dads to get away with not supporting their children,” Hood said. “I thank the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
'Deadbeat dad' convicted for withholding $23K in child supportargued that Abdalrahim Shadi Hasain, 37, willfully refused to pay the money to
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
argued that Abdalrahim Shadi Hasain, 37, willfully refused to pay the money to his daughter, according to Attorney General Jim Hood. “Our office will not allow deadbeat dads to get away with not supporting their children,” Hood said. “I thank the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Robert Shuler Smith Found Not Guiltyabout whether or not a man should be prosecuted and sometimes prosecutors get i
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
about whether or not a man should be prosecuted and sometimes prosecutors get it wrong." Tonight Attorney General Jim Hood released this statement "The Hinds County Grand Jury indicted the defendant. We did our duty as prosecutors to... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Robert Shuler- Smith Found Not Guiltyabout whether or not a man should be prosecuted and sometimes prosecutors get i
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
about whether or not a man should be prosecuted and sometimes prosecutors get it wrong." Tonight Attorney General Jim Hood released this statement "The Hinds County Grand Jury indicted the defendant. We did our duty as prosecutors to... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Man arrested on kidnapping, sex with a minor charges in Natchez after fleeing across state linesJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood has announced t
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood has announced the arrest of 33-year-old Michael Easton, who had three arrest warrants out of Columbia, South Carolina, for first-degree assault and battery, criminal sexual conduct with... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Man arrested on kidnapping, sex with a minor charges in Natchez after fleeing across state linesJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood has announced t
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood has announced the arrest of 33-year-old Michael Easton, who had three arrest warrants out of Columbia, South Carolina, for first-degree assault and battery, criminal sexual conduct with... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Poplarville man facing 40 years in prison for possessing child pornman is facing 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to child exploitation Mo
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 days ago
man is facing 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to child exploitation Monday. Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood said Darryl Warner III admitted to possessing images showing the sexual abuse of children under 8 years old. Warner... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Poplarville man facing 40 years in prison for possessing child pornman is facing 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to child exploitation Mo
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
man is facing 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to child exploitation Monday. Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood said Darryl Warner III admitted to possessing images showing the sexual abuse of children under 8 years old. Warner... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Poplarville man pleads guilty to child exploitationNews Now) - A Poplarville man pled guilty to one count of child exploitation M
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 days ago
News Now) - A Poplarville man pled guilty to one count of child exploitation Monday. According to Attorney General Jim Hood, 23-year-old Darryl Warner III, originally from Picayune was in court Monday and now faces up to 40 years behind... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Man sentenced for allegedly downloading child pornographyCOUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A Neshoba County man is going to prison for one count of
WJTV Jackson / Posted 18 days ago
COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A Neshoba County man is going to prison for one count of child exploitation. Attorney General Jim Hood said 19-year-old Brian Lee Davis pleaded guilty in court Tuesday morning. A judge sentenced him to 40 years behind... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Analysis: Stump speaking not as zippy in political off-yeartwo men who might be the top contenders for governor in 2019, should they both
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
two men who might be the top contenders for governor in 2019, should they both choose to run -- Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves. Hood, the only Democrat in statewide office, said the Republican-led... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Stump speaking not as zippy in political offtwo men who might be the top contenders for governor in 2019, should they both
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
two men who might be the top contenders for governor in 2019, should they both choose to run — Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves. Hood, the only Democrat in statewide office, said the Republican-led... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Judge sentences Christopher Butler to 30 yearsfor the possession of more than one kilogram of marijuana and six years because
WJTV Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
for the possession of more than one kilogram of marijuana and six years because he’s a habitual offender. Attorney General Jim Hood said the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics executed a search warrant on Butler’s home in April 2011 and found... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Bryant: Nissan workers should reject unionbetter pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at th
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
better pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at the fair by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, the only Democrat in statewide office. Hood said Republicans have hurt the state budget by "giving away money to... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
State wants to sequester jury in Hinds County District Attorney trialto be used this time around. Judge Roberts also denied subpoenas for Hinds Cou
WJTV Jackson / Posted 23 days ago
to be used this time around. Judge Roberts also denied subpoenas for Hinds County Sheriff Victor Mason, Attorney General Jim Hood, and others. Smith is accused of helping a criminal defendant. He went to trial last December. It lasted 10 days,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Mississippi governor: Nissan workers should reject unionbetter pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at th
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 days ago
better pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at the fair by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, the only Democrat in statewide office. Hood said Republicans have hurt the state budget by "giving away money to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Mississippi governor: Nissan workers should reject unionbetter pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at th
Greenwich Time / Posted 23 days ago
better pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at the fair by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, the only Democrat in statewide office. Hood said Republicans have hurt the state budget by "giving away money to... Read more
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The News-Times
Mississippi governor: Nissan workers should reject unionbetter pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at th
The News-Times / Posted 23 days ago
better pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at the fair by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, the only Democrat in statewide office. Hood said Republicans have hurt the state budget by "giving away money to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Mississippi governor: Nissan workers should reject unionbetter pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at th
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
better pay and benefits. Bryant also responded to remarks made Wednesday at the fair by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, the only Democrat in statewide office. Hood said Republicans have hurt the state budget by "giving away money to... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Man D.A. Smith is accused of aiding is convicted of possession of marijuanaSmith is accused of aiding in trying to get his charges dismissed has been conv
WJTV Jackson / Posted 23 days ago
Smith is accused of aiding in trying to get his charges dismissed has been convicted on a drug charge. Attorney General Jim Hood said a jury found 40-year-old Christopher Butler guilty of possessing approximately four pounds of marijuana. The... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hood, Reeves spar over budget in Neshoba Fair speechesMississippi budget, reflecting partisan differences in speeches at the Neshoba
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 days ago
Mississippi budget, reflecting partisan differences in speeches at the Neshoba County Fair. Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves made back-to-back speeches Wednesday. Hood says the Republican-controlled... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press at 9:50 p.m. CDTthe Mississippi budget, reflecting partisan differences in speeches at the Nesh
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 24 days ago
the Mississippi budget, reflecting partisan differences in speeches at the Neshoba County Fair. Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves made back-to-back speeches Wednesday. (AP) - Thirteen animals found living in... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Hood, Reeves spar over budget in Neshoba Fair speechesMississippi budget, reflecting partisan differences in speeches at the Neshoba
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 24 days ago
Mississippi budget, reflecting partisan differences in speeches at the Neshoba County Fair. Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves made back-to-back speeches Wednesday. Hood says the Republican-controlled... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
State leaders speak at Neshoba County FairCounty fair stump speeches are underway. The governor and attorney general too
WJTV Jackson / Posted 24 days ago
County fair stump speeches are underway. The governor and attorney general took the stage. Democrat Attorney General Jim Hood addressed mental health issues in our state saying the legislature isn’t addressing the issues. Hood talked about... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Hood and Reeves speaking at 'Mississippi's Giant Houseparty'Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves are ma
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 24 days ago
Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves are making back-to-back speeches Wednesday on the fairgrounds south of Philadelphia. Reeves is expected to talk about tax cuts and say Republicans have pulled the state budget... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Hood and Reeves speaking at 'Mississippi's Giant Houseparty'speaking at the Neshoba County Fair, a get-together known as Mississippi's Gian
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 25 days ago
speaking at the Neshoba County Fair, a get-together known as Mississippi's Giant Houseparty. Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves are making back-to-back speeches Wednesday on the fairgrounds south of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Meridian man charged for stealing money from vulnerable personJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood announced the a
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 25 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest and multi-count indictment of a man charged with two counts of felony exploitation of a vulnerable person. 64-year-old Roger Lewis, Jr., of Meridian, was arrested... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Meridian man charged for stealing money from vulnerable personJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood announced the a
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 25 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest and multi-count indictment of a man charged with two counts of felony exploitation of a vulnerable person. 64-year-old Roger Lewis, Jr., of Meridian, was arrested... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Meridian man charged with two counts of exploitation of a vulnerable personAttorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest and multi-count indictment of a
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 25 days ago
Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest and multi-count indictment of a man charged with two counts of felony exploitation of a vulnerable person. Roger Lewis, Jr., 64, of Meridian, was arrested Monday in Lauderdale County by investigators... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Possible gubernatorial candidates highlight Neshoba speakingsBy BOBBY HARRISON / Daily Journal Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood of Hous
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 25 days ago
By BOBBY HARRISON / Daily Journal Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood of Houston and Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, viewed as the leading candidates for governor in 2019, will speak back-to-back Wednesday morning at the annual Neshoba County Fair... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Neshoba's giant house party in high gearunder the pavilion at Founders Square and listen to a series of speeches from M
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 27 days ago
under the pavilion at Founders Square and listen to a series of speeches from Mississippi’s elected leaders. On Wednesday, Jim Hood and Tate Reeves speak back-to-back. Hood talks at 10:40, Reeves speaks at 10:50. Each will have 10 minutes to share... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Neshoba's giant house party in high gearunder the pavilion at Founders Square and listen to a series of speeches from M
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 27 days ago
under the pavilion at Founders Square and listen to a series of speeches from Mississippi’s elected leaders. On Wednesday, Jim Hood and Tate Reeves speak back-to-back. Hood talks at 10:40, Reeves speaks at 10:50. Each will have 10 minutes to share... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Meridian man arrested for exploiting vulnerable adultJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood announced the i
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 29 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood announced the indictment and arrest of 28-year-old Christopher Josh Dean on one charge of exploitation of a vulnerable adult. Dean was arrested Wednesday in Meridian and booked into the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Meridian man arrested for exploiting vulnerable adultJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood announced the i
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 29 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Attorney General Jim Hood announced the indictment and arrest of 28-year-old Christopher Josh Dean on one charge of exploitation of a vulnerable adult. Dean was arrested Wednesday in Meridian and booked into the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Meridian man charged for exploiting vulnerable adultAttorney General Jim Hood announced the indictment and arrest of a 28-year-old
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 29 days ago
Attorney General Jim Hood announced the indictment and arrest of a 28-year-old on one charge of exploitation of a vulnerable adult. Christopher Josh Dean was arrested Wednesday in Meridian and booked into the Lauderdale County Detention... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi woman charged with lying about fall at Walmarton criminal charges, with prosecutors saying she lied when she reported falling
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 29 days ago
on criminal charges, with prosecutors saying she lied when she reported falling at a Walmart store. State Attorney General Jim Hood said Friday that Dianne Bullock of Jackson is charged with one count each of insurance and wire fraud. The... Read more
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