Keen Convicted of Capital Murder for Killing a Madison Man

For Immediate Release Tuesday, October 25, 2012 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that following a three-day trial Jonathan Scott Keen was convicted of capital murder of Kerry Prisock. Keen was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. In October 2011, employees with…

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Second Jackson Man Sentenced to Life without Parole For the Capital Murder of 37-Year-Old Brandon Woman

For Immediate Release Tuesday, October 22nd, 2012 For more information, please contact Michael Guest at (601) 825-1472 Madison and Rankin Counties' District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Walter D. Burton pled guilty Monday for the capital murder of 37-year-old Leslie Sheppard Doame. He will receive life in prison without parole. Co-defendant Jermaine A. Tyler pled guilty of the same…

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Rankin Man Receives Life in Prison for Killing Girlfriend

For Immediate Release Tuesday, October 11, 2012 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, Robert Floyd McGuire was found guilty for the murder of his longtime girlfriend, Lynda Tate. Following the verdict of guilty by the jury he was sentenced to…

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