Man Who Killed His Wife Receives Life In Prison

For Immediate Release October 30, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Chandle Hobson pled guilty of murder and received a life sentence for killing his wife, Twonda Faye Thomas. Two of their children, ages nine and seven, witnessed the murder. On February 25, 2007,…

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Man Who Murdered Couple Pleads Guilty After Almost Six Years of Delays Receives Life Sentence

For Immediate Release October 30, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Tyrone Vaughan pled guilty to two counts of murder in an almost six year old case where James and Lorayne Ward were robbed and killed. The defendant entered his plea of guilty after…

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Pearl Man Convicted of Two Counts of Sexual Battery Receives 35 -Year Sentence

For Immediate Release October 28, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Tommy Junior McCrory of Pearl, who was found guilty following a three-day trial in September, received a 35-year sentence for two counts of sexual battery against two minor children. The last five years…

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Second and Third Co-Defendants Receive Life Sentence for Murder

For Immediate Release October 21, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Anthony Perez and Corey Sims both received a life sentence for the murder of Filimon Centeno Juarez that occurred in Rankin County on August 20, 2007. Perez and Sims are the final of…

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Murderer Receives Life in Prison Without the Possibility of Parole

For Immediate Release October 7, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Jermaine Stevenson pled guilty and received a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole for the murder of Sonya Darty. On June 13, 2007, the Madison County Sheriff’s Department responded…

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