TUPELO, Miss. — Charges were dropped Tuesday against the Mississippi man accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Obama and others, while authorities searched at another man’s home in connection with the case.
A Tucson man with a history of mental instability who is charged
with killing a police officer was not on any law enforcement list
preventing him from acquiring weapons, a loophole that many states
tried to close after the Virginia Tech shootings last year.
A man accused of killing an officer and wounding two sheriff's
deputies Sunday was laughing and making snide remarks during and
after the shooting spree that spanned 20 miles, reports released