Greenville House Burglar sentenced to 18 years

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS – In Greenville, Jeremiah Moore has pled guilty for breaking into multiple Greenville Homes and he has been sentenced to serve time in the Mississippi Department of Corrections, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Jeremiah Moore was scheduled to go to trial before Judge Ashley Hines for the May 2015 breaking and entering of a home on Ashburn Street. Instead …

Michael “Bubba” Jackson and Clay Laws plead guilty to Alexander Street killing

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

In Greenville, Michael “Bubba” Jackson and Clay Laws pled guilty to Second Degree Murder in this term of court in Washington County, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Michael “Bubba” Jackson, 38 yoa, and Clay Laws, 33 yoa, were indicted by the January 2015 Washington County Grand Jury for the charge of First Degree Murder and three other Attempted Murder …

Antonio Dewey pleads guilty to Manslaughter

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

In Greenville, Antonio Dewey entered a plea of guilty to Manslaughter for the death of Jake Williams, Jr. in Washington County Circuit Court, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Antonio Dewey, 29 yoa, was indicted by the Washington County grand jury in November 2015 for the charge of Manslaughter for killing Jake Williams, Jr. on July 1, 2015. Dewey shot …

Kadarius Jackson pleads guilty to Double Quick shooting

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

In Greenville, Kadarius Jackson pled guilty to killing Michael Smith, Jr. in Washington County Circuit Court, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Kadarius Jackson, 23 yoa, was indicted by the Washington County grand jury in November 2015 for the charge of First Degree Murder stemming from the shooting of Michael Smith, Jr. on April 22, 2015 at the Double Quick on Highway …

Demetrius Keithley admits to killing Henry Cage

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

In Greenville, Demetrius Keithley pled guilty to Second Degree Murder in this term of court in Washington County, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Demetrius Keithley, 23 yoa, had been indicted by a Washington County grand jury for the charge of First Degree Murder, Possession of a Stolen Firearm, and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon stemming from …

Joseph Whitehead pled Guilty to 2014 Murder

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS – In Washington County Circuit Court, Joseph Whitehead, 41 yoa, pled guilty to the shooting death of Anthony Paul Williams, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Whitehead had been indicted by a Washington County grand jury for the charges of First Degree Murder and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon that stemmed from the April 26, …

William Johnson sentenced for shooting and kidnapping ex-girlfriend

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS – In Greenville, William Lonnie Johnson, 43, yoa, pled guilty to Kidnapping and Burglary of a Dwelling in Washington County Circuit Court, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Johnson was scheduled for trial tomorrow but he opted to plead guilty and not exercise his right to a trial. William Lonnie Johnson was indicted by the April 2015 Grand …

Palasini sentenced to prison for Felony Worthless Checks

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

Indianola, MS – Gina Palasini a/k/a Tammi Palasini was sentenced this week for a 2013 indictment where she was charged with Felony Worthless Check in Sunflower County Circuit Court, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Gina Palasini, 54 yoa, pled guilty at a previous court hearing and she was sentenced on Monday, February 22, 2016. Judge Margaret Carey-McCray sentenced Palasini …

Greenwood man sentenced to 20 years for shooting

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenwood, MS – District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today that Jeffrey Anderson pled guilty this morning to the charge of Aggravated Assault. Following his plea Circuit Judge Margaret Carey-McCray sentenced him to serve 20 years in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections. Anderson was scheduled to stand trial on tomorrow but he chose to plead guilty to for his actions.  Anderson …

Hernandez Richardson sentenced to 40 years for Hollandale Murder

Dewayne RichardsonBreaking News, Mississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS – In Washington County Circuit Court, Hernandez Richardson, 33 yoa, pled guilty to killing Benny Haynes in 2013, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today.  On September 3, 2013, the Washington County Sheriff’s Department along with the Hollandale Police Department responded to 102 Lilian Street where a family friend found Mr. Haynes dead.  Benny Haynes died as a result of several stab wounds throughout …