After a Tupelo family’s house burned down last year, the mother heard from the local Salvation Army that her children could still get toys for Christmas, even if she would have to drive to Starkville to pick them up.
Oktibbeha County citizens have been receiving scam phone calls from someone pretending to be from the county sheriff’s office, claiming they have a warrant against them for missing jury duty, Capt. Brett Watson said.
Starkville experienced 31 reported auto burglaries, six of which occurred within an 90 minutes, in the week starting with Labor Day, according to data from the Starkville Police Department.
An Oktibbeha County man was arrested on Monday for allegedly having sex with a minor.
Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Office has arrested three men authorities were searching for in a pair of unrelated incidents from last week.
Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Office deputies are searching for three suspects in a pair of unrelated incidents.
More than 250 suspects of violent crimes were arrested in a month-long combined operation of law enforcement in North Mississippi last month.
Oktibbeha County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a suspect who allegedly shot at least one victim and may have fired at others in a Wednesday night incident in the Blackjack community.
A joint enforcement operation between local law enforcement agencies and the U.S. Marshal Task Force saw dozens of arrests as officers served indictments and took suspects into custody on warrants.
Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men for unrelated cyberstalking incidents over the weekend and early this week.