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Criminal career over

Driver in deadly chase gets 40 years

It's a windy but sunny Monday afternoon in the metro. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

The Jackson man who led Ridgeland police officers on a high-speed chase into Flowood in February 2012 will spend the next four decades behind bars.

Plus, Jackson Police laid out the drugs, weapons and money this morning they confiscated in a weekend drug bust.

Also, the family of Marco McMillian, the recently murdered Clarksdale, Mississippi, mayoral candidate, is speaking out saying he was beaten, burned and dragged.

And, Hinds County has been ordered to foot the tax bill for controversial company Airwave, LLC.

In sports, will the Ole Miss basketball loss to Mississippi State impact Coach Kennedy?

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