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Posted on: September 7, 2019

Press Release: Teen Charged With School Threat

Sheriff Jackson County MS

A St. Martin High School student is in custody after allegedly making threats on social media against the school. Sheriff Mike Ezell says on Friday night (September 6), the 14-year old boy allegedly posted he was going to “shoot up the school Mo...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Press Release: Repeat Offender Charged Again in Auto Burglaries

Killmer, Kristian Jacob

A 19-year old St. Martin man who has been jailed three previous times since December, 2017 for allegedly breaking into vehicles, is in the Jackson County Adult Detention Center, charged with four counts of auto burglary. Sheriff Mike Ezell says early Sund...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Press Release: Man Charged in Armed Carjacking

Tyler, Broderick

A 26-year old man is in the Adult Detention Center on
$100,000 bond for allegedly committing an armed carjacking over the weekend inSt. Martin. Sheriff Mike Ezell says the car owner gave Broderick Tyler a ride
Saturday (August 3), from the south Circl...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Press Release: 75 Pounds Of Pot Found In Man's Truck

Thanh, Tran

A Louisiana man is in the Jackson County Adult Detention after deputies found 75 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle Sunday (June 9) night. 29-year old Thanh An Tran is charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.

Tran was arrested when deputie...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: April 10, 2019

Press Release: Moss Point Man Charged in Shooting Death

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A Moss Point man is in the Jackson County Adult Detention Center charged with murder in the shooting death of another man Tuesday (April 9) night. Sheriff Mike Ezell says Dirk Lambert, Jr. allegedly shot 50-year old Noel Christopher Benson of Grand Bay, A...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: April 1, 2019

Press Release: St. Martin Man Charged With Fraud

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A St. Martin man is charged with allegedly trying to defraud an insurance company. Sheriff Mike Ezell says 39-year old Jeffery Shane Brune was arrested Thursday, March 29, on one count of false pretense. Brune is the co-owner of A Towing and Recovery of S...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: March 18, 2019

Press Release: Investigation Continues Into ATV Fatality

Sheriff Jackson County MS

A Vancleave woman died Sunday (March 17) evening in an ATV accident. Sheriff Mike Ezell says 61-year old Sheryl Rachuba Leopard was a passenger on the ATV, driven by her son. The sheriff says they were riding trails on private property on Old River Road a...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: January 17, 2019

Press Release: Four Arrests In Ongoing Burglary Investigations

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Jackson County sheriff’s investigators have made four arrests in a rash of burglaries occurring in Vancleave.

Sheriff Mike Ezell says brothers Mike and Mark Bennett, both 58, were arrested Wednesday (January 16) by the George County Sheriff&r...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: January 6, 2019

Investigation Underway Into Second Jail Inmate Death

Sheriff Jackson County MS

A Jackson County jail inmate died early Sunday (January 6) morning, after he attempted suicide in his cell Saturday (January 5). The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation and the Jackson County District Attorney’s office are assisting the sheriff’s departme...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: December 29, 2018

Press Release: Jail Hanging Death Investigation Underway

Sheriff Jackson County MS

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation and the Jackson County District Attorney’s office are assisting the sheriff’s department in investigating an inmate hanging death in the adult detention center.

Sheriff Mike Ezell says a deputy found 35-year old Robe...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: December 19, 2018

Press Release: Body Found in Woods

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Jackson County Sheriff’s investigators are trying to identify a body found Wednesday, (December 19) morning. Chief Deputy Sheriff John Ledbetter says shortly before 8am, a county maintenance employee found the body in the woods about 50 yards from Seaman ...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Press Release: "Santa Wears A Badge" Ramps Up

Sheriff Jackson County MS

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department’s Santa Wears a Badge program is underway. After Monday’s (November 12) announcement by Toys for Tots that it will not include Jackson County this year in its toy distribution, we are stepping up our efforts to make...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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