Another overcast, but warm day in the Jackson metro area. I', Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.
A stash of drugs, valued at more than $25,000, and cash are now off the streets in Hinds County. Jackson police officers and the Hinds County Sheriff's Department seized 25 pounds of pot in a joint drug bust.
Plus, a year-long investigation by special agents from the Office of the State Auditor has resulted in the filing of 259 criminal charges and the arrest of a member of the Alcorn County Board of Supervisors, the county purchase clerk, and three county vendors.
And, a woman, captured on surveillance cameras walking through the French Quarter ‘poking' random pedestrians with a sharp object, has now been identified.