A man being sought on charges of domestic violence was arrested in neighboring Quitman County and is back in Clarksdale.
Taylor Pang, a soil conservationist with the Coahoma County Soil and Water Conservation District, shares a laugh with Anna Dulaney, of Clarksdale, on Friday.
It appears the Sunflower River peaked at nearly 22 and a half feet in downtown Clarksdale at about 9 p.m. Sunday before starting a slow withdrawal.
As of 11 a.m. Monday, the river was at 22.35 feet and starting a slow, steady descent, according to the U.S. Geological Survey's river gage located at downtown Clarksdale.
A Clarksdale man was sentenced Feb. 5 to life in prison for the murder of a man in a Clarksdale park in September 2017.
On Feb. 5, Marcus Johnson was found guilty of first-degree murder by a jury after a two-day trial in Coahoma County Circuit Court.
Two 16-year-old boys were recently arrested and charged with two separate burglaries.
The two juveniles were arrested by officers with the Clarksdale Police Department at 3:45 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11 in the 300 block of Jefferson Street.
Two men have been charged in the burglary of a Clarksdale church.
Jerome Allen, 56, and James Person, 25, were each charged with commercial burglary for the Feb. 5 break-in at the First United Methodist Church at 405 E. Second St. in Clarksdale.
A 22-year-old man who was charged with stealing a vehicle from the parking lot of a hotel last week was captured after a short vehicle and foot pursuit.
Jeremy Rash was placed in the Coahoma County Jail and charged with grand larceny.
A Clarksdale man was sentenced to 15 years in prison last month after he pled guilty to charges of rape and robbery.
Cordaro Vishun Foxx, 31, who formerly lived at 316 Florida St., was sentenced by Judge Albert Smith after he pled guilty on Jan. 31 during his appearance in Coahoma County Circuit Court.
A 48-year-old man was jailed after he apparently led police on a car and foot chase on Tuesday night, Feb. 5.
Flindale Torail Williams was charged with felony fleeing in a motor vehicle.
A 25-year-old man has been charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly stabbed his sister in the head.
Terrell Starks was charged on Thursday, Feb. 7 and lodged in the Coahoma County Jail awaiting his initial court appearance, which will be held in the Clarksdale Municipal Court at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12.