Lowndes County Circuit Court dismissed aggravated assault charges against a Columbus man accused of shooting at two men with a rifle in 2019 after one of the victims was arrested for the other’s murder last month.
Prosecutors have dismissed a charge against a former Caledonia band director accused of sexual misconduct with students after evidence pointed to the conduct occurring in Lafayette County.
A Columbus man arrested three years after he reportedly sexually assaulted a woman pleaded guilty to the assault in Lowndes County Circuit Court last week.
Guilty verdicts and pleas in Lowndes County Circuit Court’s Aug. 20 – Sept. 5 term include: Jim Kitchens ■ John Lawrence Baker, burglary of an
A man accused of sexually assaulting two children under the age of 16 will spend 15 years in prison.
A Columbus man will spend 35 years in prison for fatally shooting a man outside a convenience store two years ago.
A former Palmer Home house parent accused of sexually assaulting twin 8-year-olds girls in 2006 has had his trial postponed after not enough people showed up for jury duty.
A local man will spend 15 years in the Mississippi Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to stabbing two people on their way to church in April 2017.
A Lowndes County man arrested for attacking one woman and cyberstalking another will spend five years in prison after he pleaded guilty to domestic violence in Lowndes County Circuit Court.
A jury in Lowndes County Circuit Court found a woman accused of threatening the Department of Human Services not guilty.