Thursday, August 22, 2013

Winston County Sheriff Seeking Fugitive


The Winston County Sheriff's Dept. is asking for help in locating Ricky Cole. Cole is a fugitive wanted in Winston County on a charge of Statutory Rape. Cole has been sought for several months but has been avoiding capture. He is known to spend time in Philadelphia, Meridian and on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Anyone having information of Cole's whereabouts are asked to please contact the Winston County Sheriff's Dept. at(662) 773-5881 or the Winston County Crime Stoppers at (662) 773-9999.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Suspect Wanted in Nightclub Shooting in Winston Co.

On July 28, 2013 there was a shooting incident at a local nightclub in the New Zion community of Winston County. Karl Hopkins was shot in the arm with what was believed to be a .45 caliber pistol. The suspect in this shooting was identified by witnesses as Jamie Potts aka Jamie McBride. Investigators have been unable to locate Potts. If anyone has any information on this suspect's whereabouts, they can call the Winston County Sheriff’s Dept. at (662) 773-5881 or can call anonymously to the Winston County Crime Stoppers at (662) 773-9999.
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