Meridian Star

September 13, 2013

Law Enforcement Reports: 9-13-13


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN — Meridian Police Department



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



    • DUI — Roby L. Curtis, 21, 2226 35th Ave., Meridian.

    • Simple assault — Markulis D. Hampton, 36, 4020 26th St., Meridian.

    • Shoplifting — Larry Portis, 55, 803 29th St., Meridian.

    • Possession of marijuana — Barry D. Robinson Jr., 32, 1529 47th Ave., Meridian.

    • Armed robbery — Kawame M. Shannon, 52, 3302 Railroad St., Meridian.

    • Stalking — Dominick P. Jackson, born 1979, 60th Ave., Meridian.

    • Assault — LaPorsha Rhone, born 1994, 58th Pl., Meridian.

    • DUI — John A. Musick, born 1969, Houston, Texas.



Incident Reports



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



Commercial

Burglary

    Meridian Police are investigating a commercial burglary that occurred in the 1000 block of 18th Street. Police were alerted to the crime at 7:24 a.m. Entry was made through the roof and money was stolen.  



Stolen Vehicle

    Meridian Police are investigating a stolen vehicle case involving a motorcycle that occurred on Wednesday in the 4900 block of Arthur Street. Police were alerted to the crime at 12:51 p.m. Police are searching for a blue 2007 Suzuki motorcycle displaying a tag of 2593. Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 601-485-1860.

    Police are also investigating another stolen vehicle case that occurred Wednesday. Police were notified at 1:07 p.m. about the crime and were told a man was paid in counterfeit money for a car purchase. Police are searching for a 2007 Dodge Magnum, silver, with no tag. Again, if anyone has information about the vehicle they are asked to call Crimestoppers.



Auto Burglary        

    Police were called to the 500 block of Highway 19 North Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. on a call of an auto burglary. The owner showed police where entry was made through the window and a purse was were stolen from the vehicle.



Lauderdale County Sheriff's      Department



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



    • Possession of drugs in correctional facility — Jessica L. Easley, 18, 509 3rd St., Cuba, AL.

    • Failure to appear in justice court — Robin D. Milstead-Tew, 28, 307 Branch Estates.

    • Possession of marijuana — Derrick D. Moffite, 30, 2222 47th Ave., Meridian.

    • Probation violation — Jontae L. Portis, 34, 4524 Hwy. 39 N., Meridian.

    • DUI — Hance R. Robbins Jr., 25, 252 Big Woods Road, Vinton, LA.

    • Petty larceny — Christopher E. Shappell, 32, 411 Fairchild Road, Meridian.



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



    Burglary

    • 9500 block Serton Road, Meridian.

    • 3400 block Lauderdale Road, Meridian.

    • 9500 block N. E. Cole Road, Lauderdale

    Theft

    • Fairchild Road, Meridian.

    DUI

    • Hwy. 11/80, Meridian.



Mississippi Highway Patrol



    Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop H reported no arrests between 8 a.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday.



Marion Police Department



    The Marion Police Department reported no arrests between 8 a.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday.



Fire Runs



    The Meridian Fire Department reported the following emergency runs between 8 a.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday.  



    • EMS call, 2nd St.

    • Vehicle accident, 8th St.

    • EMS call, 44th Ave.                   



    The volunteer fire departments reported the following emergency runs between 8 a.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday.

    

    • EMS, Greenhill Road (Toomsuba)

    • Brush fire, Hwy. 80 W. (Meehan)

    • EMS, Hwy. 494 (Suqualena)

    

Ambulance Runs



    Metro Ambulance reported 37 emergency runs between 3 p.m. Wednesday and 3 p.m. Thursday.