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Afternoon headlines

Good Afternoon,

Here is a look at what we’re working on for WMC Action News 5 at 4, 5, and 6 p.m.!

Weather Update:

We’re currently experiencing cool and overcast, but dry conditions with temperatures in the 50s.

4, 5 and 6 p.m.:

Chief Meteorologist Ron Childers will tell us about the warming trend moving in this weekend and when rain will dominate the forecast.  Plus, stay tuned for his 7-day forecast.

News stories we’re working on:

4 p.m.:

Dump truck slams into car of 93-year-old woman: Rose Eiklor is in Byhalia, Mississippi checking into the circumstances that led up to the crash.

Man found with a gun on a MATA bus: A man is charged with possessing a gun on a MATA bus.

5 p.m.:

Rapper Black Youngsta brandishes guns in broad daylight: Police departments are sharing the video showing the high-powered guns they have to deal with on a daily basis.

East Memphis sex offender talks with WMC Action News 5: A registered sex offender who left behind cards in the area where children live speaks with Ian Silver.

Fire leaves mother and 10 children homeless: Red Cross money has run out for a hotel and the family doesn’t want to use GoFundMe money on a hotel.

Five Great Things: We will show you about five great things that happened in the Mid-South.

6 p.m.:

Cloning Credit Cards: The Bartlett Police Department is looking for a suspect who is cloning credit cards.

Fake “Sgt. Jackson” makes more scam calls: A scammer is continuing to make more calls to scam money from people even after Janice Broach caught him red-handed.

Public Safety Task Force: The task force is hurting for money and is trying to get creative.

Pillows for abused women and children being collected: A high school student has come up with a program to give pillows to abused children and women.

Top headlines/trending:

Husband of late firefighter is speaking out

My Empire: Supermom, Harvard fellow opens dental practice

18-year-old woman charged with triple homicide

Shooting victim loses control of car

Parents warn of sex offender in neighborhood

This is Kontji Anthony inviting you to join us on WMC Action News 5 at 4, 5 and 6 p.m.!  And don’t forget, you can watch us on the go with the free WMC Action News 5 news app! Simply search WMC in your mobile app store to download.

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