UPDATE (12/1/21): A third person has been charged in aiding murder suspect Aceon Hopkins in his escape from Singing River Hospital.

24-year-old Kadejshah Cummings of Pascagoula was arrested Wednesday, Dec. 1, and charged with felony conspiracy to commit a crime. She was given a $10,000 bond.

Hopkins was in the hospital after being shot two weeks ago in Moss Point. He escaped from the hospital after telling a deputy he had to use the restroom. 20-year-old Hopkins turned himself in to a family friend in Neshoba County early Tuesday, Nov. 30, morning.

Hopkins is charged with felony escape and is being held on a $500,000 bond.

UPDATE (11/30/21): Aceon Hopkins is back in custody after escaping from a Pascagoula hospital.

Jackson County deputies say Hopkins had some help from Singing River hospital employee Keesler Halloway and Mobile murder suspect Breanna Cunningham. Cunningham was out on bond for allegedly killing a man at the Cookies-N-Cream Club earlier this year. More arrests are possible.

JACKSON COUNTY, Miss. (WKRG) — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who escaped from a hospital in Pascagoula. He is wanted in connection with two murders and on 13 additional warrants from the neighboring town of Meridian.

Aceon Ja’shun Hopkins, 20, escaped from Singing River Hospital at about 6:15 a.m., Nov. 26 in Pascagoula. Hopkins was being treated at the hospital for a gunshot wound that occurred two weeks prior in Moss Point. This shooting is under investigation, according to a news release from the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office. 

Investigators obtained security footage showing Hopkins changing into a black hoodie fleur de lis blanket wrapped around his waist at a nearby hotel. Hopkins got the clothes from an unlocked car in the hotel’s parking lot, according to the release.

If you have any information, call the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office at 228-769-3060 or call Crime Stoppers at 877-787-5898. 

Jackson is also wanted in Gulfport for drug charges, according to the release.