Kevin Redd (Source: Madison County Sheriff's Office)
Julian Thompson (Source: FBI)
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -
Two Jackson men have pleaded guilty to federal drug charges related to an extensive investigation. The Federal Bureau of Investigation and several assisting agencies targeted illegal narcotics distribution in Jackson and dubbed the investigation "Operation Paperchase."
Kelvin Redd, 36, faces a maximum penalty of 40 years in prison and a $5 million fine after pleading guilty to possession with intent to distribute cocaine and crack. He will be sentenced May 30.
Julian Michael Thompson, 33, is also facing 40 years and a $5 million fine after pleading guilty to possession with intent to distribute more than 28 grams of crack. Thompson will be sentenced April 24.
Thursday, July 24 2014 2:38 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:38:10 GMT
Back to school shopping means getting a break on much needed items with the Mississippi Sales Tax Holiday. The annual tax holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 25, 2014, and ends at midnight Sunday,More >>
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Thursday, July 24 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:12:12 GMT
Shortly before the mayor gave his State of the City address, witnesses say Little Caesar's Pizza on McDowell Road was the target of a thief. When the suspect didn't get any money, he robbed the DollarMore >>
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Thursday, July 24 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:29:10 GMT
A 35-yea-old woman says she was gang raped at a Jackson gas station and employees did nothing to help her. WLBT has surveillance video from the Shell station on Daniel Lake Boulevard, showing JacksonMore >>
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Thursday, July 24 2014 12:04 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:04:58 GMT
The victim of a vicious gang rape is warning other women in the metro area. The victim and her attorney talked about the attack exclusively with WLBT. The 35-year-old woman, whose identity we are protecting,More >>
The victim, whose identity we are protecting, said, "He put the gun to my head and told me to take my clothes off. And that's when I couldn't do nothing. I was just standing there crying. And the other dude came from behind the truck. He put one in my side. And they bent me over in my front seat and they started raping me over and over again." More >>
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