Friday, January 12, 2018

Murder Suspect Escapes from Neshoba County

Edward Bragg 

UPDATE: Edward Leshun Bragg, the escapee from Neshoba County was apprehended this afternoon (Sunday) at a home in the Sandtown Community.

Law Enforcement is asking the public to be on the look out for Edward Bragg, Jr. - black male, 5'10" tall and 165 lbs,  dob 9-22-1991.  Bragg was wearing a pink polo shirt/blue jeans and an unknown color jacket when he escaped from the 2nd floor of the Neshoba County Courthouse this morning.

Bragg is under indictment for a murder charge and fled the area on foot. It is believed that he may have some Winston County ties. He is considered dangerous and the public is asked to contact area 911 or the Winston County Sheriff's Office at 662-773-5881 or the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office at 601-656-1414 if sited.