Guilty or not guilty? - - Jackson, MS

Guilty or not guilty?

Sheila Ealey capital murder case goes to the jury

An overcast Thursday afternoon in the Jackson metro area and I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

The jury has begun deliberating in the Sheila Ealey capital murder trial. She's accused of suffocating her newborn baby by putting him in a suitcase, and leaving his body behind a Madison County church.

Plus, Jackson police have arrested a woman who they said tried to flee a hit-and-run accident, and they got some help from Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace.

And, Clinton police say a man in a wheelchair was struck by a vehicle this morning on Highway 80.

In sports, high school football kicks off tonight with a good between Madison Central and Brandon.

A few clouds and 93 degrees in the metro, but it feels like 97. Get your full First Alert Forecast.

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