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Ammo Shortage

Bullets Flying Off Shelves

Good evening this is Maggie Wade with some of the stories we'll have tonight at 10 on WLBT.

President Barack Obama is continuing the push for tougher gun laws. He was in Connecticut today to encourage the families of the Sandy Hook Elementary school massacre. And locally ammunition is flying off the shelves.  We'll have the latest.

We'll hear the emergency calls for crews responding to the shooting at Jackson Police headquarters that took the life of Detective Eric Smith.

The capital murder trial of Derrick Johnson who is accused of killing a security guard was scheduled to begin today. Roslyn Anderson will have an update on the case.

We are on the look out for severe weather! Meteorologist Dave Roberts will tell us just how serious this system could be and when we can expect it to move in!

And Sports Director Rob Jay says JSU's new head basketball coach is in full recruitment mode, hoping to keep local talent in Jackson!

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