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

Man Pleads Guilty to Exploitation of a Child and Will Serve Forty Years

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett, Jr., announced today that Michael Eugene Farmer was sentenced to 40 years for Exploitation of a Child. Farmer, 45, will serve all 40 years of his sentence in prison. He must register as a sex offender and will have no contact with his victims. On April 26, … Read more

Pearl Man Sentenced to Twenty-Five Years for Sexual Battery

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett announced today that Cullen Royce Fields was sentenced to 25 years after being found guilty of sexual battery by a jury. Fields, 40, will serve all 25 years of his sentence in prison without the possibility of parole. He must register as a sex offender after he … Read more

Jackson Man Found Guilty in Homicide of Missouri Woman at Logan’s Roadhouse Restaurant

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett announced today that Zebulum James, 27, was convicted, after a jury trial, of the murder of Kristy Mitchell. On November 19, 2015 Ridgeland Police Department was alerted to a shooting at the Logan’s Roadhouse on County Line Road. Upon arrival, they located Kristy Mitchell, 48, who was … Read more

Guilty Verdicts in Double Murder Trial of Camden Man

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett announced today that Walter Simpson, 47, was convicted after a jury trial of the double murders of his wife and stepdaughter. On June 5, 2018, the Madison County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched to Crown Road located in the Camden area to a home belonging to Walter and … Read more

Flora Man Convicted of Second Degree Murder

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett announced today that Frederick Edwards Jr., 20, was found guilty of second degree murder after a two day jury trial held before Circuit Court Judge Dewey Arthur. On February 24, 2019, the Flora Police Department was dispatched to 457 Railroad Avenue located in Flora to the scene … Read more

Man Sentenced to Forty Years for Killing Girlfriend

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett announced today that Errik Nichols, 55, pled guilty to second degree murder and was sentenced to serve forty years for the shooting death of his girlfriend. On January 2, 2020, the Madison County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched to 192 Victoria Lane in Camden. When officers arrived, they … Read more

Six Sentenced in Murder of Man at Ridgeland Park

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett, Jr., announced today that Christopher Coleman, Lenzarius Roberts, Darius Farmer, Kaland McCollum, Christopher Tyler, and D’Antonio Guyton, each pled guilty for their part in a drive-by shooting that left one man dead at a local park. On June 18, 2019, the Ridgeland Police … Read more

Hinds County man receives 42 years for string of Auto Burglaries

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney John K. Bramlett, Jr., announced today that 43-year-old Woodrez Tremayne Davis, of Jackson was convicted of twelve counts of automobile burglary that occurred in several neighborhoods in Rankin County. On September 30, 2017 and October 1, 2017 residents of multiple neighborhoods in Rankin County reported that there had been … Read more

Ridgeland Police and FBI Bust Local Man on Human Trafficking Charges

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney John K. Bramlett, Jr., announced today that Jerrell Leashaun Jackson, 33, was sentenced to serve 40 years for one count of human trafficking and three counts of sexual battery by Circuit Court Judge John H. Emfinger. The time will have to be served day for day without the chance … Read more