A pair of suspects are behind bars after an apparent drug deal went bad at a Hub City motel. Hattiesburg police responded to the Deluxe Inn at 900 Broadway Drive for a report of a robbery. “As officers were conducting their investigation, it was determined that the victim and suspect would both be charged,” said Hattiesburg Police Capt. Branden McLemore. Amos Ball and Laquan Jones were both arrested at the scene and charged with conspiracy to commit a ...More >>
A Hattiesburg man is behind bars after a Thursday night stabbing injured one in the Hub City. Louis Mahea, 52, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault after an incident that happened at 706 Milton Barnes Avenue. According to Hattiesburg Police Capt. Branden McLemore, officers were dispatched to a reported stabbing around 10 p.m. Thursday night. One man was found suffering from at least one stab wound at the scene, and taken to a local hospital for treatment according to Mc...More >>
A Thursday night shooting injured one person and landed another behind bars in the Hub City. Ahmed Atiefa was arrested and charged with one count of aggravated assault after a shooting at Fat Boys, located at 819 Edwards Street just after 6 p.m. “A male threw a drink at the cashier, who was Atiefa, and he grabbed a gun and went around the counter and tried to kick the victim, and then shot the victim,” said Hattiesburg Police Capt. Branden McLemore. Th...More >>
Black Friday technically starts the day after Thanksgiving, but for many people, Black Friday starts on Thanksgiving.
People were lined up outside of retail stores such as Best Buy, Target, and JC Penny’s as early as 8 pm Thanksgiving Eve to be the first to catch the best deals.More >>