Drug Kingpin Receives a 60-Year Sentence for Selling Illegal Drugs

For Immediate Release September 28, 2010 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that, through a plea arrangement, Thuan Van Tran received a 60-year sentence for two counts of selling ecstasy. Twenty years of his sentence will be suspended. Guest stated, “Thuan Van Tran was a drug…

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Two Men Receive 28-Year Sentences for Dozens of Automobile Burglaries

For Immediate Release September 23, 2010 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Gregory Phillip Hardges and Andreas T. Paesler both received a 28-year sentence for their involvement in a string of automobile burglaries in Rankin County. They both pled to four counts of automobile burglary.…

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Braxton Man Receives Two 15-Year Sentences for Gratification of Lust Involving a Child

For Immediate Release September 20, 2010 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that, following a two-day trial, Michael Timothy Grantham was convicted on one count of gratification of lust involving a child; the day of sentencing, Grantham pled to an additional count of gratification of lust…

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