Former George County jail nurse Carmon Brannan hired a new attorney on Monday, two days before her scheduled sentencing for manslaughter in the death of an insulin-dependent jail detainee. Her new attorney wants the sentencing delayed.
Patrick Johns, Antonio Irwin, Paul Simmons Jr., Timothy Jackson and Dennis Smith have been indicted on drug trafficking charges in U.S. District Court. Patrick Johns allegedly is responsible for a large amount of cocaine. He and the others also face meth charges.
In this college town on the banks of Lake Champlain, Chief Brandon del Pozo has hired a plain-spoken social worker to oversee opioids policy and has begun mapping heroin deaths the way his former commanders in the New York Police Department track crime.
A 20-year-old later arrested for grand larceny of a vehicle and eluding police was driving the wrong way on busy U.S. 49 before crashing in a field off Landon Road in Gulfport as Biloxi police pursued him, according to a news release.
Aaron Dale Bobinger, wanted for prosecution for his alleged role in Tena Marie Broadus’ slaying, has been taken into custody. He faces a charge of accessory after the fact to murder from the Gulfport killing in 2015.