Husband and wife accused of sex crimes - - Jackson, MS

Husband and wife accused of sex crimes

Husband and wife, both former Ridgeland school coaches, face child sex charges

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

A husband and wife who have been coaches at Ridgeland schools for the past few years, are now facing charges of sexual battery of a child.

Also, the Leake County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that 9 inmates were injured in the riot at the Walnut Grove Correctional Facility last night.

Plus, the Mississippi State Department of Health has confirmed two new cases of chikungunya virus in Mississippi.

In sports, there's a good chance the high school football championships will not be played in Jackson for the first time in more than 20 years.

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