Two Brothers Receive 35 Years Each for Armed Robbery of Wendy’s

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Joshua and Jeremiah Allen were sentenced on Wednesday to serve 35 years in the custody of the Department of Corrections. Both Jeremiah and Joshua were found guilty of armed robbery and conspiracy to commit armed robbery in separate trials in March. On September 18, 2013, the Richland Police Department…

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18 Year Old Gang Member Convicted in Canton Murder

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Fredrick Tyrone Smith, Jr. pled guilty in Madison County to second degree murder and was sentenced to serve forty years in the shooting death of James Ricks. On January 21, 2014, the Canton Police Department received a 911 call about an individual being shot at a home on Canal…

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