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More arrests in kidnapping

2 new arrests in kidnapping of 6-year-old

It's a rainy Friday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Kemper County Sheriff James Moore says two more people have been arrested in the kidnapping of 6-year-old Jashayla Hopson from East Kemper Elementary School Tuesday.

Plus, a University of Southern Mississippi student from Brandon is in critical condition after shooting himself in the leg while sitting in his vehicle on campus.

And, state authorities need your help identifying two women who they believe are involved in a counterfeit check ring investigation.

In sports, hear what legendary NFL coach Tony Dungy has to say to a packed house at First Baptist church.

Haze, a few showers and 49 degrees in the metro but feels like 44. Get your full weekend outlook from your First Alert Forecast.

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