Saturday, May 18 2013 10:08 PM EDT2013-05-19 02:08:12 GMT
Officials with the Jackson County Sheriff's department say the body of Timothy Gordon, Sr. was found just after 12 p.m. Saturday on the Escatawpa River. Friday evening around 5:30, Gordon and anotherMore >>
The search in Moss Point is over. The body of 55-year-old boater Timothy Gordon has been pulled from the Escatapwa River. Now investigators are saying marijuana may have been involved in the accident.
Monday, May 13 2013 12:24 PM EDT2013-05-13 16:24:04 GMT
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come. According to Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, the drug raid is the result of severalMore >>
A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:04 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:04:19 GMT
It is the end of an era for one Biloxi elementary school. A long-time PE teacher is retiring at the end of the month. And when he leaves, so will a popular tradition he started three decades ago.More >>
It is the end of an era for one Biloxi elementary school. A long-time PE teacher is retiring at the end of the month. And when he leaves, so will a popular tradition he started at the school three decades ago. Thousands of students consider him the "coolest" teacher around.More >>
HATTIESBURG, MS -
The St. Tammany Parish inmate who escaped Sunday morning was
arrested later that night in Hattiesburg, according to Hattiesburg Police
Department's Lt. Jon Traxler.
Twenty-six-year-old Anthony Lance Alexius was located at a
Hattiesburg hotel, according to Traxler.
He was taken to the Forrest County Jail and later turned
over to the St. Tammany Parish deputies for extradition back to Louisiana.
Authorities were searching St. Tammany Parish for Alexius,
who reportedly walked away from his work detail.
According to St.
Tammany Parish Sheriff's Department Alexius was assigned to work in the St.
Tammany Parish jail kitchen when he escaped. Authorities said he was picked up by an
unidentified person around 11:15 Sunday morning.
Alexius, who has been
sentenced to less than five years in jail for narcotics related offenses, was
considered an inmate worker because he met the qualifications set by the
He reportedly has no violent criminal arrests in his
Alexius has been charged with simple escape, which carries
up to five additional years following his current sentence.
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