Murderer Receives 20 Years in Prison in 2003 Case

For Immediate Release Tuesday, April 22, 2008 Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 For more information, please contact Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Mario Clark pled guilty to manslaughter and was sentenced to 20 years in prison for his role in the 2003 robbery and murder of Juan Contreras. Five years will be suspended. This…

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Man Carrying 500 Pounds of Marijuana Sentenced to 30 Years

For Immediate Release Wednesday, April 9, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Ian Robert Austin of Georgia was sentenced to 30 years for possession with intent to sell and/or distribute 500 pounds of marijuana. Fifteen years will be suspended. Austin will be required to…

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