One Hundred Ninety Thousand Dollar Theft Receives 20 Year Sentence

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Steven Brooks Russell of Hinds County received a 20-year prison sentence for embezzlement. A jury convicted Russell of Embezzlement in an amount greater than $25,000. On February 7, 2017, Detective Lee Drake of the Richland Police Department was contacted by members of KLLM management, who reported a possible theft…

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Madison County Convicts Man of Second Degree Murder

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that following a two day trial Bruce Douglas Martin, Jr. of Brookhaven was convicted by a Madison County Jury of Second Degree Murder.  Martin was sentenced to serve 40 years in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections. In April 2016, the Ridgeland Police Department was called to Bridgeford…

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Career Criminal Receives 25-Year Sentence for Burglary

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that Tarrius Donte Moore was sentenced to serve 25-years in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections for burglary of a dwelling.  Moore plead guilty, and was sentenced as a habitual offender.  He will be required to serve the entire sentence without the possibility of probation, parole or early…

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