DUI/Manslaughter Case Yields 20 Years

For Immediate Release June 20, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Felicia Carter was sentenced to 20 years for Manslaughter. Six years will be suspended. In April 2007, the Madison County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call regarding a one car accident. The vehicle…

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Home Burglar Receives 25-Year Sentence

For Immediate Release June 2, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that John Willie Bell, Jr., received a 25-year sentence for burglarizing a Ridgeland apartment in March 2005. Bell was convicted as a habitual offender and will be required to spend his entire 25-year sentence…

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