Meridian Star

Law Enforcement

October 12, 2013

Law Enforcement Reports: 10-12-13

MERIDIAN — Meridian Police Department

    The Meridian Police Department reported the following arrests between 8 a.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. Friday.

    • DUI — Dylan Jefferies, 55, 1814 11th Ave., Meridian.

    • Disorderly conduct — Tristian Hailey, born 1989, 2nd St., Meridian.

    • DUI — Dewayne Graham, born 1986, North Hills St., Meridian.

    • Simple assault — Princess R. Taylor, born 1983, Davis St., Meridian.

    • Telephone harassment — Errin Ramirez, born 1979, 19th St., Meridian.

    • Stalking — Donald Ruffin, born 1968, 29th St., Meridian.

    • Disorderly conduct — Dabion Harris, born 1991, 19th St., Meridian.

    Incident Reports

    The Meridian Police Department reported the following incidents between 8 a.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. Friday.

    Stolen Vehicle

    • 400 block 56th Ave.

    Auto Burglary

    • 300 block 56th Ave.

    • 4000 block of Hooper St.

    Residential Burglary        

    • 1300 block of 11th Ave.

    • 3900 block of 33rd St.

    • 900 block of 21st St.

    Anyone with information about these crimes is asked to call Crimestoppers at 601-485-1860.

    On Thursday, Meridian Police arrested 28-year-old Lavaris A. Portis of Lauderdale County and charged him with possession of a stolen firearm. Bond was set at $10,000.  

    

Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department

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

    • Simple assault — Charles R. Barnett, 29, 10740 Mayatt Rd., Collinsville.

    • Public drunk — Joshua E. Baughman, 28, 1430 Long Creek Rd., Meridian.

    • Possession of crystal meth — Amanda M. Ford, 19, 3077 Rob Sims Rd., Meridian.

    • Public drunk — Roy W. Fowler, 35, 2316 Font St., Meridian.

    • Domestic violence — Gina L. Jones, 28, 2291 Long Creek Rd., Meridian.

    • Felon in possession of firearm — John P. McGarity, 33, 809 35th Ave., Meridian.

    • DUI — Travis R. Reed, 30, 5892 Johnson Loop Rd., Toomsuba.

    • Public drunk — Amanda K. Savell, 1023 Long Creek Rd., Meridian.

    • Simple assault — Sherry L. Thead, 46, 2291 Long Creek Rd., Meridian.

    • Possession of methamphetamine — Amanda S. Wall, 26, 1202 Cherokee Dr., Pascagoula.

    • DUI — Ricardo Webber Jr., 29, 304 Mark Dr., Elsa, Texas.

    

    Incident Reports

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

    Assault

    • Lauderdale Toomsuba Rd., Meridan.

    DUI

    • Dale Dr., Marion.

    • 22nd Ave. / C St., Meridian.

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