Meridian Star

Law Enforcement

March 11, 2014

Law Enforcement Reports: 3-11-14


MERIDIAN — Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department

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

    • DUI — Jason M. Bailey, 45, 2225 Hawthorn Trace, Monroe, LA.

    • DUI — Torrence S. Blaylock, 28, 116 Tillman St., Newton.

    • DUI — Brandon R. Dodson, 27, 2285 University Way, Centerville, AL.

    • DUI — Chad M. Fontan, 37, 3139 Minnow Bucket Rd., Toomsuba.

    • Larceny — Lesa Harmon-Bell, 48, 210 Georgia Ave., York, AL.

    • Resisting arrest — Franklin D. Jackson, 37, 4773 Valley Rd., Meridian.

    • Domestic violence — Rodney J. Johnson, 36, 2204 26th Ave., Meridian.

    • DUI — Pillip L. Naylor, 21, 4355 Old Rock Rd., Porterville.

    • DUI — Nicholas B. Park, 30, 261, Meridian.

    • DUI — Dewayne D. Pruitt, 22, 1619 33rd Ave., Meridian.

    • DUI — Brandon R. Woods, 20, 19 Lorie Ann Ln., DeKalb.


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


    • Old Hwy. 45, Meridian.

    • Hwy. 19 @ Hwy. 11/80, Meridian.

    • Hwy. 39 @ Front Street Ext., Meridian.

    • 25th Ave. @ 4th St., Meridian.

    • 33rd Ave., Meridian.

    • North Frontage Rd. @ 22nd Ave., Meridian.

    • 8th St. @ 31st Ave., Meridian.

    • Old 31st Ave. @ Valley Rd., Meridian.


    • 8600 block Canal Way, Lauderdale.

Mississippi Highway Patrol

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

    • DUI — Timothy C. Glover, 49, 3914 Poplar Springs Dr., Meridian.

    • DUI — Roma V. Mott, 53, 3309 Meridale Rd., Meridian.

Marion Police Department

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

Fire runs

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


    • False alarm, North Hills St.

    • False alarm, Hwy. 39 N.

    • Vehicle accident, Hwy. 19 N.

    • Medical assist, Hwy. 19 S.


    • Vehicle accident, Briarwood Rd.

    • Medical assist, Broadmoor Dr.

    • Vehicle accident, Hwy. 45 N.

    • Vehicle accident, Hwy. 19 N.

    • Building fire, 21st St.

    • Dumpster fire, MLK Dr.

    • Fire, other, I-20.


    • Vehicle accident, North Hills St.

    • Trash fire, 16th Ave.  

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

    • EMS, Bailey Acres Cir. (Bailey)

    • EMS, Windsor Rd. (Bailey)

    • Grass fire Springhill Rd. (Clarkdale)

    • Grass fire, Hwy. 496. (Southeast)

    • Grass fire, Springhill Rd. (Long Creek)

    • Structure fire, Skyline Rd. (Southeast, Long Creek, Clarkdale)

Ambulance runs

    Metro Ambulance reported 36 emergency runs between 3 p.m. Sunday and 3 p.m. Monday.


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