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Old scam, new victim

Ridgeland police search for "pigeon drop" suspects

Cloudy skies with the threat of storms in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Ridgeland police are looking for two women responsible for a "pigeon drop" scam.

Plus, both suspects wanted in the murder of Ricky Saxton are now behind bars.36-year-old Johnny Mack Brown of Yazoo City is in custody and is being held at the Yazoo County Jail. 

And, Mississippi Supreme Court justices are asking how voters can tell the difference between two school funding initiatives on the November ballot.

In sports, Picayune native and LSU signee Jacob Taylor has been selected in the fourth round (127th overall) of the MLB First Year Player Draft by the Pittsburgh Pirates.

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