The Oxford School District was put on alert Tuesday afternoon after a reported shooting took place at 12:46 p.m. at Willow Knoll public housing complex on East Jackson Avenue.
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Oxford High School buses returning home from a basketball doubleheader in Senatobia on Friday night were shot at with a .22 handgun. No students were injured and the suspects are still being searched for as of Monday. (December 19, 2011, Page 1)
An Oxford man has been arrested for allegedly shooting at a car at the Shell gas station on Highway 6.
Kevin Dunn, 24, was charged with aggravated assault.
Officers were dispatched to the Shell station in reference to shots being fired. Two cars were involved and shots were fired at or from both vehicles, according to the report. No one was injured. (January 26, 2011, Page 2)
An Abbeville woman pleaded guilty in the death of her infant child and an Oxford man has pleaded guilty to killing his wife in two separate manslaughter cases. (January 25, 2011, Page 1)
An attorney representing murder suspect Caleb Corrothers will be asking the court to continue his trial slated for July 26.
Corrothers, who is facing the death penalty, was charged in July 2009 with the deaths of Frank and Taylor Clark who were shot and killed July 18, 2009, in their Lafayette County home. (June 30, 2010, Page 1)