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The following cases were disposed of in the July 15, 2020, session of the Greenwood Municipal Court:

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Thursday afternoon’s apartment fire has taken the life of the other 3-year-old who Greenwood firefighters were not able to rescue in time.

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Two anti-violence groups formed in response to acts of gun violence earlier this summer say they will continue their missions in light of a wave of shooting incidents that occurred last week. 

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Two men have been charged with aggravated assault in connection with a shooting at a Chevron gas station on Main Street on July 17.

A 38-year-old Winona man has been  charged with possession of methamphetamine after being arrested by Carroll County sheriff’s deputies Thursday.

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Relatives of a 17-year-old killed in a shooting Monday say he was a good father to his daughter and had big plans for his future.

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The Leflore County Board of Supervisors declared a state of emergency Wednesday afternoon, allowing the Sheriff’s Department to use additional outside force to try to ease gun violence.

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The Leflore County Sheriff’s Department has charged an Itta Bena man with murder.

The following cases were disposed of in the July 8, 2020, session of the Greenwood Municipal Court:

The Mississippi Department of Corrections is investigating the death of an inmate from Greenwood who was serving his sentence at a South Mississippi prison.

The following cases were disposed of in the June 17, 2020, session of the Greenwood Municipal Court:

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Operation Peace Treaty Inc., a new nonprofit created to address gun violence in Leflore County, will begin an eight-week program Saturday to collect input from residents on the subject.

The Carroll County Sheriff’s Department has arrested two men from Black Hawk in connection with a robbery, carjacking and shooting incident that occurred last Friday afternoon near Vaiden.

An 18-year-old Belzoni woman has been charged with aggravated assault in connection with the stabbing of a Greenwood woman.

Underneath the sole picnic shelter at Sam Leach Park in Greenwood’s GP neighborhood, about 25 people, including city and community leaders, pastors and others gathered on a muggy Friday evening to discuss gun violence.

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A 31-year-old Itta Bena man died Saturday night after being shot multiple times, according to Leflore County Coroner Debra Sanders.

Following a series of shootings that claimed the lives of three men and injured several others last month, Greenwood residents and city leaders have discussed ways to curb the violence.

CLINTON — A Mississippi judge has found a former president of Jackson State and Mississippi Valley State universities guilty of misdemeanor charges related to a prostitution sting.

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Two women are claiming a Greenwood man has been wrongfully charged with attempted murder and say they can attest to his whereabouts elsewhere at the time the alleged crime occurred.

The following cases were disposed of in the May 20, 2020, session of the Greenwood Municipal Court:

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Of the nine homicide cases so far this year in Leflore County, involving a total of 10 deaths, there are six cases in which no suspects have been charged.

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A Kosciusko man was found dead early Wednesday in the Browning community after being shot, marking Leflore County’s 10th homicide of the year.