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Pearl man charged with sex crimes released on bond

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www.wjtv.com – Kaitlin Howell – 2023-09-13 09:40:40

SUMMARY: The charges against the of a man charged with sex crimes against a minor in Rankin County have been dropped. Steven Wesley Webb and Stephanie Aultman Webb were initially charged with child abuse. Their son, Nicholas Webb, was charged with sexual battery and statutory rape of a juvenile under 14 years old. He has posted bond and appeared in court, where he was given a $300,000 bond. The case against Nicholas Webb will now go before a grand jury.

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Mississippi Supreme Court declines to rehear Willie Cory Godbolt appeal

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www.wjtv.com – Kaitlin Howell – 2024-05-23 13:43:21

SUMMARY: On May 23, 2024, the declined to rehear the appeal of Willie Cory Godbolt, convicted for the 2017 killings of eight people. In 2020, Godbolt was found guilty on all 12 counts, murder and capital murder, and received sentences for murder convictions and sentences for capital murder convictions. The court affirmed his convictions and sentences in March 2024. Godbolt's public defenders argued in November 2023 for overturning the conviction due to improper bad act evidence, but prosecutors highlighted the evidence of his violent history. The state maintained that his prior acts indicated motive and premeditation.

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Jackson man flees from checkpoint, MHP says

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www.wjtv.com – Malaysia McCoy – 2024-05-23 13:06:22

SUMMARY: , Miss. (WJTV) – troopers are searching for James Anthony Tyrun Hall, 28, who fled a checkpoint on Wednesday, May 22. Hall, from Jackson, had outstanding warrants for robbery and motor vehicle in . Troopers discovered his warrants during a routine traffic stop just before 11:00 a.m. Hall ran away from the scene and remains at large as of Thursday, May 23.

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Richland police arrest man during undercover drug operation

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www.wjtv.com – Sethanie Smith – 2024-05-23 12:31:03

SUMMARY: Richland Fredrick Tyrone Hart, 34, from , during an undercover drug operation on May 20. Hart was apprehended in a local department store's bathroom while attempting to sell 12 fentanyl pills to an undercover officer. He was also found with ecstasy/methamphetamine pills and charged with intent to distribute both substances. Hart has nearly 20 prior arrests, three felonies like aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and cocaine possession. Currently on parole for aggravated assault in Colorado, Hart is held at Rankin County Jail on a $200,000 bond.

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