Murder on McDowell - - Jackson, MS

Murder on McDowell

55-year-old woman found stabbed to death

Sunny skies return to the Jackson metro area on this Friday afternoon. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Jackson police say a woman was found stabbed to death at her south Jackson home this afternoon.

Byram police have arrested a man in the city's first murder since 2011.

Plus, Mississippi Bureau of Investigation agents have arrested 46-year-old James Alan Penn, who is wanted in Bonner Springs, Kansas on charges he molested three children.

And, officials reported they have not apprehended the Boston Marathon bombing suspect but are progressing in their search of an area police closed to the public in Watertown.

In sports, a preview of Alcorn's spring game.

Scattered showers and 58 degrees although it's sunny in downtown Jackson. Find out what's in store for the weekend in your full First Alert Forecast.

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