Forty Two Year Old Man Receives Twenty Five Year Sentence for Sexual Battery Involving Nine Year Old Girl

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett, announced today that John Anthony Gardner, 42, was sentenced to serve 25 years for Sexual Battery. The sentence was handed down after a two day trial in Madison Circuit Court. All time will have to be served day for day without the chance of early release or … Read more

Jefferson Davis County man convicted of Murder

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney John K. Bramlett, Jr., announced today that 27-year-old Dantrell Jerome Hunter, of Prentiss, was sentenced to thirty years to serve incarcerated for the murder of a female in Rankin County. On January 19, 2021, Deputies with the Rankin County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call for an unresponsive female … Read more

CANTON MAN SENTENCED IN FENTANYL TRAFFICKING CASE

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett announced today that Justin R. Williams of Canton pled guilty and was sentenced to eleven (11) years to serve in the Mississippi Department of Corrections for his part in a scheme to distribute over 380 pills containing fentanyl, a schedule II controlled substance. The 11 years in … Read more

Madison County Man Receives Two Life Sentences Plus Thirty Years for Stabbing, Killing, and Burning Wife and Stepdaughter

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett announced that Walter Simpson, 47, was sentenced today by Circuit Court Judge Steve Ratcliff after being convicted of the double murders of his wife and stepdaughter. A jury found Simpson guilty of two counts of First Degree Murder, one count of First Degree Arson, and one count … Read more