Morton Man Receives 20-Year Sentence for Conspiracy to Commit Murder

For Immediate Release September 24, 2009 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Corey Amos received a 20-year sentence for conspiring to commit murder. None of his sentence was suspended. On April 10, 2009, the Brandon Police Department responded to a shooting and found Ricky Harvey,…

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Madison County Man Receives 30-Year Sentence for Sexual Battery of a Minor

For Immediate Release September 18, 2009 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Lester D. Smith received a 30-year sentence, through a plea arrangement, for sexual battery involving a Madison County minor. Fifteen years will be suspended. Smith will be required to serve every day of…

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Canton Man Sentenced to 15 years for stealing $50 from 67-year-old-victim

For Immediate Release September 9, 2009 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Marcus Donell Sims of Canton was sentenced to serve 15 years in the state penitentiary for the robbery of a 67-year-old-man. On December 22, 2008, the victim was coming out of the Joe…

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