Monday, October 9, 2017

Pearl coach charged with cyberstalking

The Pearl Police Department issued the following statement and picture.

On September 28, 2017, Jacob Neil Devaughn was arrested by Pearl Police Department on a warrant for cyberstalking. Devaughn and the victim had been in a dating relationship and when the victim decided to end the relationship, Devaughn became angry and began sending the victim harassing and threatening emails/text messages during the month of September 2017.

Just prior to his arrest, Devaughn, was a girls basketball coach at Pearl High School. He no longer works for the Pearl School District.

Devaughn was booked on the charge of cyberstalking which is a felony and was given a $25,000 bond. He has been bound over to the Rankin County District Attorney’s Office.


Anonymous said...

No mercy to the perv if he was involved with a student or someone in a subordinate or vulnerable relationship.

But wasn't this the same BS charge the AG brought against Crazy Irby before he offed himself? A lame, vague statute?

Serious question.

Anonymous said...

Dear Lame: Nothing is mentioned here about a student or subordinate. Your imagination is working overtime. Is that usual for you?

Anonymous said...

those boyz in the jailhouse are going to have fun with this one...

Anonymous said...

Life was so much simpler when you told someone you wished they would die and go to hell over the telephone or to his or her face.

Put it in writing now, hit send, and go to jail.

Anonymous said...

9:43 pm If being so immature and insecure as to be unable to control one's anger or accept rejection was all that was necessary to put one in jail, we'd not have enough jails in the entire world to hold people who emote on the Internet in writing or with emojis.
Frankly, I'm so tired of people who can't express their displeasure without malice, that'd I wouldn't mind if your comment had validity.
I long for the days when we knew that men and women vented like shrews were intellectually weak and emotionally unstable.

Anonymous said...

Stalking is far more complex and dangerous than just expressing anger. If anyone thinks the statute is weak and lame they should have been around before there was a statute. The person being stalked wasn’t taken seriously because there was no understanding of the dynamics of stalking. It happened to me and it was the most frightening thing I can imagine anyone experiencing. The unfortunate thing is that incarceration often only enrages the stalker.

Burke said...

Amen, 7:35. You know you're running against the wind, but bless you for saying it and saying it well.

Anonymous said...

1:23 pm I understand, I'm tilting at windmills but those who are silent either from unrealistic optimism for a uniting hero or social fear or financial concern will one day regret their silence and being duped by those who are willing to create anarchy to enhance their power. Lincoln simply rephrased something all those who have studied history already knew. Indeed, every religion on the planet has an admonition to " love and/or respect your neighbor" which for them was the humans in their geographical sphere. It's the wisdom of the ages that uncivilized discourse, and actions along with misinformation and inflammatory rhetoric and demagoguery within a country spelled doom.

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