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Loan Ranger Bandit search goes nationwide

 It's a beautiful "hump day" Wednesday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

The FBI is searching for a serial bank robber, dubbed the "Loan Ranger Bandit", whose last hit was a Madison bank.

Plus, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has levied a fine against a construction company after a worker fell to his death from a Jackson work site last year.

Also, Democratic lawmakers are making an effort to bring the debate over Medicaid expansion to the house and senate floors even though Governor Phil Bryant and Republican leadership in both chambers are against it.

And, Jackson Police are looking for a 15-year-old girl, who's been missing for more than a week.

In sports, more high school basketball tournament action from the Big House.

Clear skies and 51 degrees in the metro. Don't miss your full First Alert Forecast.

Of course, you will see any breaking news first on WLBT and you can follow us on Facebook, Twitter and www.msnewsnow.com.



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