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September 21, 2013

Law Enforcement Reports: 9-21-13

MERIDIAN — Meridian Police Department

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

    • Possession of marijuana — Shantrell D. Brown, 30, 110 Pine Knoll Dr., Greenwood.

    • Stalking — Andrew Causey, 40, 4315 Hwy. 39 N., Meridian.

    • Trespassing — Deundreaus, S. Portis, 20, 1404 45th Ave., Meridian.

    • Burglary — Emmanuel D. Toole, 20, 2204 10th Ave., Meridian.

    • Burglary — Ryan C. Warren, 22, 2316 Hwy. 19 N., Meridian.

    • Shoplifting — Kevin McCoy, born 1972, Enterprise.

Incident reports

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

Residential burglary

    Thursday at 2:40 a.m., police were called to a residential burglary in the 1000 block of North Frontage Road. Upon arrival they were met by the victim who explained someone came into his room and stole some money. Police took the suspect into custody shortly afterwards but the victim declined to prosecute after getting his money back. However this suspect remains a person of interest in some of the reported armed robberies at area motels and is being held for questioning.

    At 7:50 a.m., police responded to a residential burglary in the 2200 block of 25th Avenue. Upon arrival they were shown where someone attempted to make entry through a door but was unsuccessful.

    At 8:21 a.m., police responded to a residential burglary in the 100 block of Eighth Avenue. Upon arrival they were shown where entry was made through a door and miscellaneous items were stolen.

    Thursday at 1:25 p.m., police responded to a residential burglary in the 4900 block of 28th Street. Upon arrival they were shown where entry was made through a door and a TV stolen.

    At 2:41 PM, Meridian Police responded to a Residential Burglary in the 500 block of 14th Avenue.  Upon arrival they were shown how entry was made through a door and a TV was stolen.

    Anyone with information concerning these and any other crimes in Meridian is asked to call Crimestoppers at 601-485-1860.

    The Meridian Police Department encourages citizens to lock the doors of the homes and vehicles to discourage burglaries and thefts.

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