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Greenwood police have in custody a man who authorities believe was responsible for two shooting incidents in Greenwood — Saturday night’s shooting on the 400 block of West Martin Luther King Drive that killed two people and injured eight others as well as a shooting last month on East Johnso…

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Greenwood police have in custody a man who authorities believe was responsible for two shooting incidents in Greenwood — Saturday night’s shooting on the 400 block of West Martin Luther King Drive that killed two people and injured eight others as well as a shooting last month on East Johnso…

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Greenwood police have charged two Leflore County men with aggravated assault in connection with a shooting near The Landing Convenience Store & Fueling Center on U.S. 82 East Sunday night that injured two people.

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Greenwood police have charged two Leflore County men with aggravated assault in connection with a shooting near The Landing Convenience Store & Fueling Center on U.S. 82 East Sunday night that injured two people.

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Greenwood police still have not arrested a suspect for the mass shooting that took place Saturday night on the 400 block of West Martin Luther King Drive that killed two and wounded eight.

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Greenwood police are still looking for the assault rifle-wielding assailant who shot up a post-funeral family gathering Saturday night, killing two and wounding eight others.

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Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves soon will receive a resolution from the Leflore County Board of Supervisors strongly requesting his aid in obtaining state, and federal, assistance in quelling the rash of gun violence infecting the county.

Authorities say it’ll be at least Friday before a Greenwood man suspected of killing a 48-year-old mother Tuesday night may be charged with murder.

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Authorities have in custody the man who they believe fatally shot his 48-year-old former girlfriend in her Greenwood home Tuesday night after holding four of her relatives hostage.

JACKSON — A man convicted of felony DUI in Carroll County was one of two  Central Mississippi Correctional Facility inmates reported dead Tuesday.

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Authorities have in custody the man who they believe fatally shot his 48-year-old former girlfriend in her Greenwood home Tuesday night after holding four of her relatives hostage.

The following cases were disposed of in the Sept. 30, 2020, session of the Greenwood Municipal Court:

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An outbreak of COVID-19 cases at the Carroll-Montgomery County Regional Correctional Facility in Vaiden may be why Carroll County’s number of confirmed cases has surged by almost 30%.

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The grown children of a Greenwood mother who was brutally killed by a man who was 17 at the time say they are aggrieved that their mother’s convicted killer could possibly be released on parole.

The following cases were disposed of in the Sept. 23, 2020, session of the Greenwood Municipal Court:

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Mississippi’s Supreme Court has ordered that a Greenwood man convicted in 1993  of capital murder be resentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole.

Authorities are still trying to determine what caused an SUV to overturn Wednesday and kill its driver and her 3-month-old granddaughter.

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A day after her appearance before the Greenwood City Council to talk about the loss of her son from gun violence, a Greenwood mother remains skeptical about whether local officials will follow through with promises to address crime.

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A Greenwood grandmother and her infant granddaughter have died following a one-car accident on U.S. 82 Wednesday evening.

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Alarmed by the ongoing rash of homicides in Greenwood, the City Council discussed at length  Tuesday the problem of violent crime and how to try to curb it.

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A 20-year-old Greenwood man who was shot last month died Sunday from his wounds.

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A new grassroots campaign to curb gun violence in the Greenwood area is proposing that a virtual neighborhood watch might reduce shooting incidents and help bring about the arrests of assailants.

The following cases were disposed of in the Sept. 2, 2020, session of the Greenwood Municipal Court:

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An 18-year-old Leflore County man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of another Leflore County man, whose body was discovered Wednesday morning.