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Crime reports: Sunday, March 2, 2014


Natchez Police Department

Arrests — Friday

Emmanuel I. Griffin, 28, 93 Aldrich St., on a charge of contempt of court for default in payment. Bond set at $962.37.

Cortina L. Thomas, 36, 93 Aldrich St., on a charge of failure to comply with request. Bond set at $726.

Aaron C. Wells, 56, 13133 Fred’s, Covington, La., on charges of shoplifting and false information. Bond set at $1,407.

Reports — Friday

Loud music on Silver Street.

Disturbance on Mt. Carmel Drive.

Assisting motorist on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive.

Speeding on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive.

Accident on Maple Street.

Harassment on D’Evereux Drive.

Intelligence report on D’Evereux Drive.

Suspicious person on Martin Luther King Jr. Street.

Burglary alarm on Ravenna Lane.

Intelligence report on D’Evereux Drive.

Accident on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive.

Juvenile problem on Opal Drive.

Burglary alarm on Ivy Lane.

Harassment on T. Waring Bennett Jr. Road.

Shoplifting on John R. Junkin Drive.

Simple assault on Franklin Street.

Domestic violence on Davis Lane.

Accident on Highland Boulevard.

Juvenile problem on Lynda Lee Drive.

Accident on U.S. 61 North.

Public relations call on Union Street.

Disturbance Opal Drive.

Intelligence report on John R. Junkin Drive.

Harassment on Union Street.

Burglary alarm on Union Street.

Petit larceny on Brenham Avenue.

Petit larceny on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive.

Accident on Silver Street.

Disturbance on Shields Lane.

Suspicious circumstances on Lewis Drive.

Shots fired on Lewis Drive.

Accident on Silver Street.

Harassment on Ram Circle.

Improper parking on Wall Street.

Disturbance on Aldrich Street.

Intelligence report on Martin Luther King Jr. Street.

Shots fired on Phillips Lane.

Disturbance on Aldrich Street.

Intoxicated driver on Main Street.

Adams County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests — Friday

Michelle Brooks Jr., 23, 1 Fletcher St., on a charge of simple assault. Released on $2,000 bond.

Hillary Elizabeth Harrigill, 23, 5702 Meadville Oxford Road, Gloster, on a charge of felony shoplifting. Released on $5,000 bond.

Michael Raymond Webster, 28, 243 Country Club Drive, on a charge of cyberstalking. Released on $1,500 bond.

Reports — Friday

Trespassing on Jack Kelly Road.

Prowler on Front Street.

Domestic disturbance on Cottage Drive.

Disturbing the peace on Elm Drive.

Alarm on Steam Plant Road.

Alarm on Windsong Court.

Welfare concern/check on Cranfield Road.

Alarm on Cherrybark Lane.

Harassment on Mallory Road.

Harassment on James Brown Avenue.

Warrant/affidavit on State Street.

Accident on Martin Luther King Jr. Road.

Dog problem on Pinemount Road.

Civil matter on Airport Road.

Domestic disturbance on West Wilderness Road.

Loose livestock on Cloverdale Drive.

Drag racing on Mississippi 555.

Traffic stop on Myrtle Drive.

Intelligence report on North Circle Drive.

Loud noise/music on North Palestine Road.

Domestic disturbance on Victoria Court.

Alarm on U.S. 61 North.

Alarm on Saragossa Road.

Traffic stop on U.S. 84.

Trespassing on Mazique Lane.

Malicious mischief on Jason Court.

Trespassing on Kaiser Lake Road.

Intelligence report on Kingston Road.

Concordia Parish

Sheriff’s Office

Arrests — Saturday

Kentrell K. Melancon, 23, 502 S. 10th St., Ferriday, on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana. Released on $1,500 bond.

Maurice R. Long Sr., 48, 175 Louisiana 900, Clayton, on charges of switched plates, no license plate light, no insurance, no registration, improper windshield, expired motor vehicle inspection and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond set at $2,593. Transferred to Concordia Parish Correctional Facility.

Arrests — Friday

Kendrell S. Williams, 25, 600 Third St., Ferriday, on charges of possession of stolen property and resisting an officer. Transferred to Concordia Parish Correctional Facility.

Reports unavailable

Vidalia Police Department

Arrests — Friday

Moecke J. Hawkins, 26, 216 Second St., Ferriday, on charges of driving without operator’s license and failure to yield to emergency vehicle. Bond set at $280.

Reports — Saturday

Disturbance on North Magnolia Street.

Stop sign violation on U.S. 84.

Medical call on Vidal Street.

Medical call on Wiley Circle

Reports — Friday

Escort to Jerry’s Store.

Escort at Concordia Bank.

Juvenile problem on Morris Drive.

Escort at Concordia bank

Escort at Vidalia Market.

Medical call At Family Dollar.

Four-wheeler on Plum Street.

Medical call at the basketball court.

Medical call at VPD.

Traffic stop on Carter Street.

Suspicious activity on Texas Street.

Natchez Fire Department

No calls.

Vidalia Fire Department

No calls.

Ferriday Fire Department

No calls.

Concordia Fire District No.2

No calls.


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