Meridian Star

Law Enforcement

May 1, 2013

Wednesday, May 1, 2013


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


    • 5100 block Hwy. 145, Meridian.


    • 3900 block KOA Campground Road, Toomsuba.

    • 11000 block Highway 494, Meridian.

    • 3700 block Butts Rd., Meridian.

    • 9100 block Lauderdale Toomsuba Road, Meridian.

    Public drunk

    • Lauderdale Toomsuba Road, Meridian.

    • 500 block Briarwood Road, Meridian.


    • Briarwood Road, Meridian.

    • Highway 19 S., Meridian.

    • 10200 block McCraw Road, Meridian.

    • Crescent Lake Road, Meridian.

    • Gin Creek Road, Meridian.

    Stolen vehicle

    • 5200 block Water Valley Road, Meridian.


    • 3800 block Dr. Brock Road, Meridian.

Mississippi Highway Patrol


    Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop H reported reported no arrests between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday.

Marion Police Department

    The Marion Police Department reported the following arrests between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday.

    • Possession of paraphernalia — Sarah I. Harris, 19, 3315 North Hills St., Meridian.

Fire Runs

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


    • Trash fire, Poplar Springs Drive

    • False alarm, South Frontage Road

    • Vehicle accident, 8th Street

    • Vehicle accident, Highway 19 S.

    • Building fire, 22nd Street

    • Vehicle fire, 12th Street


    • Vehicle accident, Highway 19 N.

    • Vehicle accident, 23rd Avenue

    • Lock-out, Bonita Lakes Drive


    • Aircraft standby, M Street


    • Vehicle accident, Roebuck Drive

    • False alarm, 36th Avenue


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

    • Structure fire, Ponta Hills Road (Northeast, Marion, Bailey)

    • EMS, Rainbow Parkway (Russell, Toomsuba)

    • Structure fire, Marion Russell Road (Russell, Toomsuba, Marion)

    • Brush fire, Chicken House Road (Toomsuba)

    • EMS, Harper Road (Toomsuba)

    • EMS, Clearwater Trail (Suqualena)

    • Vehicle fire, Clarke County Road 514 (Clarkdale, Long Creek)

Ambulance Runs

    Metro Ambulance reported 35 emergency runs between 3 p.m. Monday and 3 p.m. Tuesday.   

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