Paulo Salazar

About Paulo Salazar

Paulo comes to us from San Antonio, Texas. He graduated from Mississippi State University in 2007 and loves his MSU Bulldogs. Paulo has been with WCBI News over four years and curerently serves as the Weekend Anchor and weekly reporter. To contact him feel free to email him at or follow him on twitter @paulosalazar34.

Video: Oktibbeha Apartment Fire

OKTIBBEHA COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – Some residents from the Pointe Apartments will be displaced due to a close call.

East Oktibbeha County Firefighters responded to the call just before four Friday morning. Upon arrival firefighters found heavy smoke billowing from one of the apartments.

Thanks to a fire sprinkler the blaze was quickly extinguished. Firefighters say, the fire started from a stove and engulfed the cabinets directly above the stove.

Extensive smoke and water damage was done through out both floors of the apartment building.