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Ripping off senior citizens

Police: Wanted man may be targeting seniors, church groups

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

Biloxi Police are sending out a warning that a man wanted out of Virginia could be in South Mississippi targeting senior citizens and church groups.

An Ocean Springs man is going to trial Feb. 24 on charges of allegedly dousing his girlfriend in gasoline and setting her on fire.

Plus, Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center is ending employment contracts with five doctors citing the Affordable Care Act plus changes in reimbursements from the government and insurance providers.

In sports, a Mississippian works to be the first from this state to compete in Skeleton at the Winter Olympics.

Very cloudy and 73 degrees. Watch your full First Alert Forecast for the latest.

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