Jail takes 25 from Parchman


The state prison crisis has hit Columbia through the transfer of inmates to the Marion County Regional Jail.

At the Board of Supervisors meeting Thursday morning, Warden Derek Mingo said they would be picking up 25 inmates who are currently assigned to the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman.

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