Canton Man Receives a 40-Year Sentence for Shooting at a Sheriff’s Deputy and for Possessing a Firearm by a Felon

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Anthony White was sentenced to 40 years to serve in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections after entering a plea of guilty to aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer (30 years) and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon (10 years). On February 25, 2016,…

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Jackson Man Receives 45-Year Sentence for Aggravated Assault and Burglary of a Home in Ridgeland

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Jackson resident Dexter Maurice Gilmore received a 45-year sentence after pleading guilty to aggravated assault and burglary of a home in Ridgeland. On February 10, 2016, the Ridgeland Police Department was called regarding a victim who came home and was assaulted by an intruder hiding in her home. The…

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