WEATHER AUTHORITY : Flash Flood Watch View Alerts

REPORT: Grenada councilman indicted

The Grenada Star reports Councilman Joshua Hughes faces a four-count indictment.

Posted: Jul 25, 2018 7:00 PM
Updated: Jul 26, 2018 4:01 PM

GRENADA, Miss. (WTVA) - A Grenada County grand jury has indicted Grenada Councilman Joshua Hughes.

The Grenada Star reports Hughes was arrested Wednesday morning after the grand jury handed up the four-count indictment —conspiracy to commit a crime, wire fraud and two counts of insurance fraud.

The newspaper says the indictment of Hughes and another man, Bobby Barnes of Grenada, has to do with a false insurance claim with Allstate on a reported stolen vehicle.

Article Comments

Tupelo
Overcast
63° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 63°
Columbus
Overcast
63° wxIcon
Hi: 69° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 63°
Oxford
Broken Clouds
63° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 63°
Starkville
Overcast
63° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 63°
WTVA Radar
WTVA Temperatures
WTVA Severe Weather