Meridian Star

Law Enforcement

December 3, 2013

Law Enforcement Reports: 12-03-13


MERIDIAN — Lauderdale  County Sheriff’s Department

    The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department reported the following arrests between 8:30 a.m. Nov. 27 and 8:30 a.m. Tuesday:

    • Driving Under the Influence (DUI), first offense – Jacob Evan brewer, 27, 13211 Newton End Road, Collinsville. Brewer also faces charges for driving without liability insurance and driving with a suspended license.

    • DUI, first offense – Christopher Cody Goodman, 23, 9101 Mabry Lane, Collinsville. Goodman also faces charges for driving the wrong way on a one-way street.

    • DUI, second offense – Christopher Luke Harper, 42, 3815 KOA Campground Road, Toomsuba. Harper also faces charges for leaving the scene of an accident and driving without liability insurance.

    • DUI, second offense – Kendall Luron Harris, 22, 608 East Jefferson St., Demopolis, Ala. Harris also faces charges for obstructing traffic, driving with a suspended license, violation of insurance card in vehicle law and driving with an expired tag.

    • DUI, first offense – Zachary Cheyenne Hudson, 37, 10187 A Wildcat Road, Collinsville. Hudson also faces a charge for failure to yield right of way.

    • DUI, first offense – Pedro DeWayne Johnigan, 36, 7455 Lizelia Road, C2, Marion. Johnigan also faces a charge for speeding.

    • Disorderly conduct/Failure to obey law enforcement officer – David Monroe Joles, 44, 9132 Joles Road. Joles also faces charges for resisting arrest and disposal of stolen property (two counts).

    • DUI, first offense – Toyteshia R. Phillips, 27, 2015 Mosby Road, F5, Meridian. Phillips also faces a charge for littering.

    • DUI, first offense – Barry Wade Riley, 29, 3616 Highland Ave., Meridian. Riley also faces charges for careless driving and driving without liability insurance.

    • DUI, first offense – William Jason Rutherford, 33, 5389 Oxford Road, Lauderdale. Rutherford also faces charges for seat belt violation (two counts) and driving without liability insurance.

Fire runs


The Meridian Fire Department reported the following emergency runs for Nov. 27-Monday:  

Nov. 27

    • Medical assist            45th Avenue

    • Building fire                Willow Drive

Nov. 28

    • False alarm                36th Avenue

    • Gas leak                Jimmie Rodgers Memorial Drive

    • Medical assist            Poplar Springs Drive

Nov. 29

    • False alarm            Highway 39 North

    • Building fire            30th Avenue

    • Vehicle accident        Highway 493

Nov. 30

    • Vehicle fire                Martin Luther King Drive

    • Vehicle accident            Roebuck Drive

    • False alarm                69th Avenue

    • Building fire                44th Avenue

Dec. 1

    • Medical assist            18th Avenue

    • False alarm                Fifth Street

    • Building fire                27th Avenue

    • Rubbish fire                27th Avenue

    • Gasoline spill            St. Paul Street

Ambulance runs

    Metro Ambulance reported 46 emergency runs Tuesday at 5 p.m.

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