BOGAN, JR. SENTENCED IN MICHAEL HARVEY KILLING

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS—Clemell Bogan, Jr. was sentenced to Life Imprisonment on Thursday, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced. Bogan, Jr. was convicted of First Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault earlier this month after a three-day jury trial in Washington County. His indictment arose from the March 2020 shooting death of Michael Harvey in Leland. Another victim with Harvey was targeted but was …

HAIR PLEADS GUILTY TO SEX CRIMES, RECEIVES 30 YEAR SENTENCE

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS— Jeremiah Hair., 37 yoa, of Greenville was sentenced to thirty years following his guilty plea today, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced. In May of 2021, officers of the Greenville Police Department were called to Delta Regional Medical Center in reference to a missing child. Upon their arrival, they made contact with the victim’s mother and hospital security who …

JOHNSON CONVICTED OF MURDER

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS – District Attorney W. Dewayne Richardson announced this week that Charlie Johnson was convicted of the killing of Greenville man, Timothy Lewis.  With trial set to begin on May 21, 2024, before Judge Richard Smith in the Circuit Court of Washington County, Johnson chose instead to plead guilty to the charge brought against him. Johnson pled guilty to …

BOGAN, JR. CONVICTED OF FIRST-DEGREE MURDER

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS— Clemell Bogan, Jr., 23, of Greenville was convicted of First-Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault on Wednesday of this week, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Officers of the Leland Police Department along with emergency medical personnel were dispatched to Hutson Street on March 17, 2020 around 3:30 in the afternoon in response to a shooting victim found lying …

HUFF FOUND GUILTY OF SECOND-DEGREE MURDER

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenwood, MS— Jaekwon Huff, 21, of Greenwood was convicted of Second-Degree Murder yesterday afternoon, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. Huff’s trial was scheduled to begin on Tuesday of this week, but the court only qualified the potential jurors as one of the witnesses to Huff’s case was killed in Greenwood on Monday night.  The case still went forward this …

MAYES SENTENCED FOR MURDER OF MATTHEW CHASE

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS— Deshunrick Mayes was sentenced on Wednesday following his conviction of Second Degree Murder and two (2) counts of Attempted Murder in February of this year, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. A Washington County trial jury returned three guilty verdicts against Mayes in February following a three-day jury trial in Washington County Circuit Court. At trial, witnesses testified …

ADA Takiyah Perkins Awarded Mississippi Prosecutor of the Year

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS – At last week’s annual meeting of the Mississippi Prosecutors Association, Assistant District Attorney Takiyah Perkins was awarded Prosecutor of the Year for 2024, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. The MPA is a state-wide organization, made up of all the district attorneys, assistant district attorneys, the attorney general and all assistant attorney generals, as well as all …

WILLIAMS PLEADS TO SECOND DEGREE MURDER OF WANDA JACKSON

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS—Sanders Williams, Jr., 57, of Mound Bayou, MS, pled guilty to Second Degree Murder on Tuesday for killing Wanda Williams a.k.a. Wanda Jackson, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. On Friday, April 30, 2021 at 9:07 a.m., Doaby Jackson called 911 and reported finding his sister, Wanda Williams a.k.a. Wanda Jackson deceased on her bedroom floor. Pafford Ambulance Service …

MARCUS LINDSEY, SR. SENTENCED TO 25 YEARS FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS— Marcus Lindsey, Sr., 55 of Greenville was sentenced to twenty-five years following his guilty plea on Tuesday, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. In November of 2015, officers of the Greenville Police Department were called to the area of Roosevelt St. in reference to a welfare concern involving a minor. The patrolmen had cleared the call as resolved …

WILLIE FRANK ROSCOE SENTENCED IN 2021 SHOOTING

Dewayne RichardsonMississippi Delta DA 4th District

Greenville, MS—Willie Frank Roscoe, 40, of Indianola, MS, pled guilty to Aggravated Domestic Assault, Aggravated Assault, and Possession of a Weapon by a Felon, District Attorney Dewayne Richardson announced today. On the morning of October 24, 2021, Roscoe fired multiple shots into an occupied vehicle at the intersection of Highway 1 and Broadway Extended in Greenville. One of the occupants, …