A burglary suspect was held at gunpoint by his female victim after he was accused of attempting to set up residency inside her vacant camper.
Marshall Scott, 33, was charged with breaking and entering of an unoccupied dwelling last Thursday.
The qualifying deadline for the city’s special election ended this week with six potential candidates turning in their proper paperwork.
Voters will head to the polls Tuesday to determine the leaders of Yazoo County and the state for the next four years.
The general election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 5, with polls remaining open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Despite statistics showing a decrease in crime within Yazoo City, one city alderman said the criminal element has become “ridiculous.”