Capital Murder Defendant Receives Life without Parole plus 55 years

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Cortell Rose pled guilty to kidnapping and killing Lenora Edgehard. Rose was sentenced on Monday and received a sentence of life without parole on the charge of capital murder. Rose received an additional 55 year sentence after being found guilty of kidnapping, motor vehicle theft, failure to register as…

read more

Habitual Offender Receives 20 Year Prison Sentence for Aggravated Domestic Violence

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Marvin Kirk was sentenced to serve 20 years for aggravated domestic violence after being found guilty by a jury. Kirk was sentenced as a habitual offender. He will have to serve his sentence day-for-day without the possibility of probation, parole or early release. On January 26, 2013, the Madison…

read more

Habitual Offender House Burglar Receives 25 Year Prison Sentence

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Derome M. Cavitt was sentenced to serve 25 years for house burglary after being found guilty by a jury. Cavitt was sentenced as a habitual offender. He will have to serve his sentence day-for-day without the possibility of probation, parole or early release. On February 11, 2013, the Flowood…

read more