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Former JPD Officer charged with impersonating an officer

"Hump Day!" And it's a warm and kind of windy Wednesday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Jackson police arrested a former co-worker, Marcus Johnson, who was allegedly pretending he was still on the force.

Plus, the FBI is seeking the public's assistance to identify an unknown male suspected of sexually exploiting a child.

And, put the phone down while you're behind the wheel. A bill that bans texting and driving is waiting on the Governor's signature after lawmakers pass a version on Tuesday that did not include previous age restrictions.

In sports, a look at National Walk Day.

Broken clouds and 79 degrees but it feels like 81. Watch your full First Alert Forecast.

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