Final Defendant of a Trio Responsible for the Death Of a Brandon Teenager receives a 50-year sentence

For Immediate Release May 19, 2010 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Martez Harris received a 50-year sentence for manslaughter and drive-by-shooting, through a plea agreement. He is the final defendant of a trio who killed a Brandon teenager. Five years will be suspended from…

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Man Who Led Police on a Three-County Chase Sentenced to Life Without Parole

For Immediate Release May 13, 2010 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Phillip Earl Young was sentenced this week to life without the possibility of parole following a trial in March where the jury found him guilty of felony evasion and automobile burglary. Young is…

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