SuperTalk Mississippi

Woman Harassed Teen Who Later Committed Suicide

PURVIS, Miss. – A Lamar County woman pleaded guilty Friday to cyber-stalking her daughter’s ex-boyfriend.

Keri Ford, 38, was sentenced to three years non-adjudicated probation.  According to the indictment returned against her in February, Ford “did willfully, unlawfully, intentionally and feloniously electronically communicate to another repeated for the purpose of harassing any person;… and did repeatedly electronically communicate with Joseph Barrett, 19, for the purpose of harassing him.”

Barrett died September 4 of last year from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.  His family filed charges against Ford.

Related posts

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More