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JPD officers attend Tupelo slain officer's funeral

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

Funeral services for Sergeant Gale Stauffer were held at First United Methodist Church in Tupelo. Investigators are still looking for any tips that could lead to an arrest in this case.

Plus, we have new details today on a south Mississippi manhunt for a man who kidnapped a woman in McComb and later stole a police car in Gloster.

And, Waveland Police have confirmed an arrest in the murder investigation of 58-year-old David Bourgeois of Hancock County.

In sports, it's bowl time and we have previews of Mississippi State and Ole Miss bowl appearances.

Clear skies and 54 degrees in the metro. Watch your full First Alert Forecast for the weekend.

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