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 >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-21 23:16:48 GMT
MOORE, OK - The Oklahoma County Sheriff's office tweeted a photo of a frightened, muddy dog Monday after the deadly EF-5 tornado ripped through the town.The comment accompanying the photo said, "scared,More >>
A heartbreaking photo of a little dog guarding the body of his owner, who was killed in the Moore, OK, tornado, is going viral.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:04 AM EDT2013-05-22 15:04:51 GMT
A Tylertown man is charged with animal cruelty in connection to that suspected puppy mill in Walthall Co. More than 100 of the rescued animals are now at the Humane Society of South MS.More >>
A Tylertown man is charged with animal cruelty in connection to that suspected puppy mill in Walthall County. Sheriff's officials say James Thornhill, 72, turned himself in Tuesday and was released on his own recognizance. Meanwhile, 102 of the animals rescued Monday are now getting a lot of TLC at the Humane Society of South Mississippi.More >>
PRESCOTT, AZ (CBS5) -
Three hikers were rescued early Tuesday morning after they were swept down the Verde River and left stranded for two days, the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office said.
Deputies learned the group, two men, ages 18 and 21, and an 18-year-old woman, had arrived at about 5 p.m. Saturday and tried crossing the Verde River to access the hot springs.
The strong current swept them 250 yards down the river. The group was eventually able to swim across, climb onto land and spend the night in the hot springs to stay warm.
The group had left their cell phones in a vehicle parked on the opposite side of the river, so they couldn't reach out for help. They also had no food or water with them.
On Tuesday, a couple in the area of the Child's Power Plant campground called YCSO to report hearing cries for help. The YCSO Forest Patrol mobilized five members of the Yavapai County Sheriff's Response Team, which is certified in swift water rescue.
The team began staging in the area by 6:30 p.m. Personnel employed technical rescue procedures and worked until 2 a.m. the next morning bringing the group, one at a time, across the Verde River to safety.
Copyright 2013 CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.
Be the first to find out about breaking news! To sign up for email alerts from the WLOX Newsroom, just enter your email address below.
Your email address will never be shared with a third party and youMore >>