Meridian Star

Law Enforcement

February 4, 2014

Law Enforcement Reports: 2-4-14


MERIDIAN —     The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department reported the following arrests from 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday

    • DUI — Franciso Cladera, 27, 5455 Timber Creek Place, Houston, Texas.

    • Possession of marijuana — Adrianne J. Harris, 21, 4509 Valley St., Meridian.

    • Possession of methamphetamine — Regina A. Ivy, 47, 2599 Hwy. 18, Quitman

    • Contributing to delinquency of minor — James R. Seward, 25, 317 54th Ave., Meridian.

    • Underage consumption of alcohol — James C. Smith, 20, 4658 Zero Road, Meridian.

    • DUI — John B. Thornton, 33, 1070 Williams Road, Wesson.


    The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department reported the following incidents from 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday.


    • 5800 block Seth Cobb Road, Lauderdale.

    • 22nd Ave., Meridian.

    • 20 block Smith Spur Road, Toomsuba.


    • 7700 block Barnhill Road, Meridian.


    • 2100 block Russell Mt. Gilead Road, Meridian.

Mississippi Highway Patrol

    Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop H reported the following arrests between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday.

    • DUI — Larry A. Johnson, 50, 3526 36th St., Meridian.

Marion Police Department

    The Marion Police Department reported no arrests between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday.

    The Meridian Fire Department reported the following emergency runs between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Sunday.   


    • Vehicle accident, 8th Street

    • Medical assist, 46th Avenue

    • Medical assist, Hwy. 19 N.

    • Outside rubbish fire, 38th Avenue

    • False alarm, 27th Street

    • False alarm, 35th Street


    • Vehicle accident, 36th Street

    • Outside rubbish fire, 15th Street


    • Electrical problem, A Avenue

    • Excessive heat, Willow Ridge Drive

    • Vehicle accident, 14th Street

    • Vehicle accident, 5th Street            

Fire runs

    The volunteer fire departments reported the following emergency runs between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday.

    • Grass fire, Shady Pine (Toomsuba)

    • Traffic accident, Hwy. 45/145 (Clarkdale)

    • Brush fire, Shuck Road (Meehan)

    • Brush fire, Clarke County (Clarkdale)

    • EMS, Camelia Lane (Toomsuba)

    • EMS, Windsor Road (Suqualena)

    • Brush fire, Omitted Road (South, Lost Gap, Clarkdale)

    • Traffic accident, Smith Spur Road (Toomsuba)

    • Traffic accident, T. M. Jones Road (Clarkdale)

    • Assist other agency, Hwy. 145 (Clarkdale)

    • EMS, Paulding Road (Meehan)

    • Traffic accident, Highway 45 (Marion)

    • EMS, Dale Drive (Marion)

    • Assist other agency, Crestview Circle (Clarkdale)

    • Brush fire, Hwy. 11/80 (Toomsuba)

    • EMS, Aycock Road (Long Creek)

    • Grass fire, Hwy. 496 (Toomsuba)

    • Traffic accident, I-20 (Meehan)

    • EMS, Alamucha St. (Marion)

    • Traffic accident, Meehan Savoy Road (South)

Ambulance  runs


    Metro Ambulance reported 32 emergency runs between 3 p.m. Sunday and 3 p.m. Monday.


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