Cocaine Trafficker Receives 60 Year Sentence

For Immediate Release December 29, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that David Trejo was sentenced to 60 years by Circuit Court Judge Samac Richardson in Madison County for possession of more than two kilos of cocaine, which has a street value of $50,000.00. Trejo…

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Madison Women Found Guilty of Sexual Battery and Gratification of Lust involving a 12-year old boy

For Immediate Release December 17, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Tyshuna Cooper Ross was found guilty last week by a Madison County Jury of sexual battery and gratification of lust involving a 12-year-old boy. Sentencing is scheduled for February 2, 2009. Ross could…

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Clinton Man Receives 30-Year Sentence for Armed Robbery and Aggravated Assault

For Immediate Release December 15, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Eugene Palmer, Jr., received a 30-year sentence for armed robbery and aggravated assault through a plea agreement. Ten years will be suspended. On June 7, 2007, Palmer and a co-defendant entered Stacie’s Boutique…

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Man Pleads to Two Consecutive Life Sentences in 2007 Double Homicide

For Immediate Release December 3, 2008 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that William Tackett pled guilty to murder in a shooting over a child custody dispute and will serve two consecutive life sentences. Tackett confessed to killing Travis McGuffee and his stepdaughter Heather McGuffee on…

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