Man Who Shot Two Pearl Police Officers Found Guilty

For Immediate Release August 29, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced that Kirk Mayers was found guilty yesterday of aggravated assault on two law enforcement officers, possession of a stolen firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. On May 5, 2006, the two…

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Man Who Raped Elderly Woman Receives 82 -Year Sentence

For Immediate Release August 11, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Kirby Shavers was sentenced in Rankin County Circuit Court by Judge William Chapman, III for raping an elderly woman, kidnapping, burglary, grand larceny and aggravated assault to 82 years. Guest stated, “This is…

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Man Who Exchanged Gunfire during a Ridgeland Robbery Found Guilty

For Immediate Release August 8, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Peter Grossley was found guilty late yesterday of armed robbery and aggravated assault involving a Ridgeland liquor store in July 25, 2007. Grossley and his co-defendants drove up to the liquor store and…

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Man Who Raped Elderly Woman to Enter Open Plea: Sentencing Scheduled for next Monday

For Immediate Release August 5, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Kirby Shavers entered an open plea in Rankin County Circuit Court late today for raping an elderly woman, kidnapping, burglary, grand larceny and aggravated assault. In August 2007, Shavers entered the victim’s home…

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