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Notable Birthdays

1588 – John Winthrop, English-born governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (d. 1649) 1729 – Edmund Burke, Irish statesman and philosopher (d. 1797) 1737 – John Hancock, American merchant, statesman, & Founding Father; First signor of the Declaration of Independence; 4th & 13th President of the Continental Congress; and 1st & 3rd Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1793) 1876 – Jack London, American author (d. 1916) (Call of the Wild) 1893 – Hermann Göring, German Nazi official (d. 1946) 1893 – Alfred Rosenberg, German Nazi official (d. 1946) 1904 – “Mississippi Fred” McDowell, American blues musician (d. 1972) 1905 – Tex Ritter, American country singer and actor (d. 1974) 1906 – Henny Youngman, American comedian (Take my wife please 1916 – P. W. Botha, South African politician (d. 2006) 1925 – Scottie MacGregor, American actress (Harriet Oleson-Little House on the Prairie) 1926 – Ray Price, American singer (For the Good Times) 1935 – The Amazing Kreskin, American mentalist (The Tonight Show) 1942 – Bernardine Dohrn, former leader of the radical leftist organization Weather Underground 1944 – Joe Frazier, American boxer (d. 2011) 1946 – George Duke, American musician & keyboard pioneer 1946 – Cynthia Robinson, American musician (Sly & the Family Stone) 1947 – Tom Dempsey, American football player (co-holder of Longest NFL Field Goal) 1950 – Sheila Jackson Lee, American politician (D-Texas’ 18th Congressional District) 1951 – Kirstie Alley, American actress (Cheers) 1951 – Rush Limbaugh, American radio personality, author and political commentator 1952 – Ricky Van Shelton, American country musician (Somebody Lied, From a Jack to a King, Rockin’ Years) 1954 – Howard Stern, American radio personality and author 1958 – Christiane Amanpour, American news anchor (CNN) 1960 – Oliver Platt, Canadian actor (Dr. Doolittle, Three Musketeers, Gun Shy, Lake Placid, The Big C) 1962 – Luna Vachon, Canadian professional wrestler (d. 2010) 1965 – Rob Zombie, American musician and film director (White Zombie) 1967 – Vendela [Kirsebom], Swedish supermodel (Sports Illustrated 1993) 1968 – Heather Mills, British activist and model (former wife of Paul McCartney) 1970 – Mig Ayesa, Australian musician (Runner-up-Rock Star: INXS) 1970 – Raekwon, American rapper (Wu-Tang Clan) 1970 – Zack de la Rocha, American musician (Rage Against the Machine) 1973 – Dan Haseltine, American singer (Jars of Clay) 1973 – Matthew Wong, American musician (Reel Big Fish) 1974 – Melanie “Mel C” Chisholm, British singer (Spice Girls) 1975 – Jason Freese, American musician (Green Day) 1981 – Amerie, American singer (1 Thing) 1988 – Andrew Lawrence, American actor (Younger brother of Joey & Matthew)]]]]> ]]>

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Enchanted drive homicide victim identified

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Warren County Deputy Coroner Kelda Bailess has identified the victim in Monday afternoon’s homicide as Karl Micheal Singleton, 20, of 108 Enchanted Drive, Vicksburg. Singleton was just seven days shy of turning 21.
Bailess said Singleton died shortly after arriving at the Emergency Room at Merit Health River Region.
His body will be sent to the Mississippi State Crime Lab for autopsy.
Vicksburg Police are continuing their investigation, led by  Sgts Curtis Judge and Tommy Curtis Jr.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact the criminal investigation division of the Police Department at 601-636-2511 or CrimeStoppers at 601-355-TIPS.

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VIDEO: Homicide on Enchanted Drive in Vicksburg

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enchanted hills shooting
(photo by Thomas Parker)

UPDATE: The Vicksburg Police Department has verified that the shooting victim has died as a result of his wounds.

Witnesses have provided the description of a dark colored sedan as the suspect vehicle.

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A man has been shot multiple times on Enchanted Drive in Vicksburg.

The shooting occurred about 5:40 p.m. Monday.

The victim, only identified as a 20-year-old, has been transported to Merit Health River Region Hospital. His condition is not known at this time.

Multiple Vicksburg Police officers and investigators are on the scene investigating.

The Vicksburg Daily News will provide additional information as we get it.

 

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Update: Pascagoula brothers located; mother in custody

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Kaiden and Kolden Wall and-Sarah-Caswell (photos courtesy MBI)


UPDATE: Officials say Kaiden Wall, 6, and Kolden Wall, 2, were located Monday morning in Lincoln County, near Brookhaven, Mississippi. They are both safe.

The boys were taken by their non-custodial mother, Sarah Caswell. She is in police custody.

***AMBER ALERT CANCELED***
Kaiden and Kolden Wall have been located and are safe!! Sarah Caswell is in police custody….

Posted by Pascagoula Police Department on Monday, October 19, 2020

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The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued an Endangered/Missing Child Alert for brothers Kaiden and Kolden Wall of Pascagoula, Mississippi, in Jackson County.

Kaiden Wall is a white male, 6 years old, 3-feet, 6 inches tall, weighing 120 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair.

His brother Kolden Wall is a white male, 2 years old, 2-feet, 3 inches tall, weighing 40 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair.

Kaiden Wall and Kolden Wall may be accompanied by their non-custodial mother, Sarah Caswell.

Caswell is a white female, 33 years old, 5 feet, 3 inches tall, weighing 150 pounds, with black hair.

The vehicle being used is a 2007 silver Audi A4 2.0 bearing Alabama license plate 2BA2195.

If anyone has information regarding the whereabouts of Kaiden Wall and Kolden Wall, Sarah Caswell or the vehicle, please call the Pascagoula Police Department at 228-762-2211.

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