One in, two to go - - Jackson, MS

One in, two to go

Capital murder suspect turns himself in

Cold, dreary, rainy Monday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Donte Sheppard, 19, one of three suspects in the November 17 murder of Tony Brown, turned himself in to Jackson Police Friday.

Plus, Flowood Police say Joseph Edgar Ray had an enhanced carry permit for the weapon that discharged in Pinelake Church Sunday morning, but apparently didn't adhere to some of the safety precautions you should take when carrying a weapon.

And, Mississippi's top elections official says the state should start issuing voter identification cards in early 2014.

In sports, it's Egg Bowl week and we have the previews.

Moderate rain and 42 degrees but it feels like 38. Watch your full First Alert Forecast.

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