Meridian Star

Law Enforcement

March 5, 2013

Tuesday, March 5, 2013


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

    Suspicious vehicle

    • 3400 block Causeyville Whynot Rd., Meridian.


    • Front St. / 19th Ave., Meridian.

    • 23rd Ave., Meridian.

    • 22nd Ave., Meridian.

    • Causeyville Rd., Meridian.

    • Hwy. 80 W., Meridian.

    • 22nd Ave. / I-20, Meridian.

    • Hwy. 19 S., Meridian.


    • 9300 block North Hamrick Rd., Collinsville.


    • 8800 block East Parkway S., Lauderdale.

    • 900 block Cotton Gin Rd., 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 no arrests between 8 a.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Monday.

Fire Runs

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


    • Vehicle accident, North Hills St.

    • Medical assist, Hwy. 39 N.

    • False alarm, 67th Ave.

    • Medical assist, Van Zyverden Rd.

    • False alarm, Hwy. 80 W.


    • Medical assist, 13th St.

    • False alarm, 60th Place S.

    • Vehicle accident, 8th St.

    • Excessive heat, scorch, Poplar Springs Dr.

    • Gas leak, Cottage Ln.


    • Breakdown of light, 34th Ave.

    • Dumpster fire, Bonita Lakes Cir.  


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

    • EMS, Briarwood Rd. (Northeast)

    • EMS, Skyline Rd. (Causeyville)

    • Brush fire, Hwy. 493 (Bailey)

    • Smell of gas, Sleepy Hollow Rd. (Marion, Northeast)

    • EMS, Zero Rd. (Clarkdale)

    • EMS, Newton County Martin Rd. (Martin)

    • EMS, Skyland Rd. (Causeyville)

    • Assist other agency, Dalewood Windmill Lake Rd. (Lauderdale)


Ambulance Runs

    Metro Ambulance reported 34 emergency runs between 3 p.m. Sunday and 3 p.m. Monday.

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