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Crime reports: April 14, 2011

Natchez Police Department

Arrests — Wednesday

Willie Davie III, 37, 223 Greenfield Road, on charges of driving under suspension. Bond set at $470.

Crystal J. Davis, 28, 2739 Itasca Drive, on charges of contempt of court for failure to pay. Bond set at $75.

Arrests — Tuesday

Clarence Kishea Norman, 37, 350 State Park Road, on charges of contempt of court for five counts of failure to pay. Sentenced to pay $993 fine.

Reports — Wednesday

Driving under suspension at Riverbreeze Apartments.

Reports — Tuesday

Malicious mischief on John R. Junkin Drive.

Affidavit arrest for false pretense on D’Evereux Drive.

Violation of court order on Roselawn Drive.

Counterfeit currency on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive.

Intelligence report on St. Catherine Street.

Driving under suspension on D’Evereux Drive.

Malicious mischief on Old Washington Road.

Bench warrant arrest for driving under suspension, no child restraint, no seat belt, no insurance, shoplifting and failure to pay on East Franklin Street.

Grand larceny of copper wiring on South Wall Street.

No driver’s license on U.S. 61 South.

Burglary of a vehicle on Melrose Avenue.

Driving under suspension on Martin Luther King Street.

Simple assault on Lewis Drive.

Leaving the scene of an accident on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive.

Reports — Monday

Felony malicious mischief on St. Catherine Street.

Adams County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests — Tuesday

Delandro James Bell, 22, 17 1/2 Fourth St., on charges of reckless driving and no driver’s license. Bond set at $1,000. Transported to Mississippi Department of Corrections for parole violation.

Sandra McGowan, 37, 74 Brenham Ave., on charges of domestic violence/disturbance of a family. Released on $1,500 bond.

Reports — Tuesday

Alarm on Seale Road.

Affidavit/warrant on Brenham Avenue.

Domestic violence on U.S. 61 South.

Accident on U.S. 84.

Suicide/attempt on U.S. 84.

Domestic violence on Morgtantown Road.

Reckless driving on Liberty Road.

Accident on Montgomery Road.

Intelligence report on Lower Woodville Road.

Harassment on Phillip West Road.

Accident on U.S. 84.

Accidetn on Hobo Fork Road.

Simple assault on Cottage Home Drive.

Intelligence report on Rickman Street.

Trespassing on River Terminal Road.

Malicious mischief on Magnolia Avenue.

Animal/livestock problem on Pinemount Road.

Animal/livestock problem on Honeysuckle Lane.

Accident on Colony Drive.

Stalking on Wickliff Road.

Concordia Parish 

Sheriff’s Office

Arrests — Tuesday

Secpral A. Mercado, 25, 2935 Manion Drive, Missouri City, Texas, on charges of unauthorized use of a movable and a warrant for Harris County’s Sheriff’s Office. No bond set.

Derrancus N. Bowman, 31, 2550 Louisiana 65, Ferriday, on charges of unauthorized use of a moveable, expired driver’s license and improper lane usage. No bond set.

Richard L. Bass, 52, 542 Traxler Road, Ferriday, on charges of a bench warrant for failure to appear for execution of sentencing for simple battery. Bond set at $500.

John W. Walker, 46, 167 Burl Roberts Road, Vidalia, on charges of a bench warrant for failure to pay judicial probation fees, CPSO fines and restitution for illegal possession of stolen things. Bond set at $1,260.

Reports — Tuesday

Miscellaneous on Belle Grove Circle.

911 call on Mooselodge Road.

Fire on Burl Roberts Road.

Drug law violation on Stephens Road.

Arrest on warrant on Roundtree Road.

Complaint on U.S. 84.

Complaint on Crestview Drive.

911 call on Black Bayou Road.

Arrest on warrant on U.S. 84.

Traffic stop on U.S. 84.

Reports — Wednesday

911 call on U.S. 425.

Vidalia Police Department

No arrests.

Reports — Tuesday

Alarm activation at Fred’s.

Theft of Dandridge Street. Disturbance on Dandridge Street.

Alarm on D.A. Biglane.

Ferriday Police Department

No arrests.

Reports — Tuesday

Theft on E.E. Wallace Boulevard.

Three counts of speeding on U.S. 425 North.

Speeding and no proof of insurance on U.S. 425 North.

Opened door at Ferriday High School.

Unwanted person on Seventh Street.

Noise complaint on Perkins Street.

Miscellaneous on Eighth Street.

Natchez Fire Department

Activated fire alarm at Riverside Central Warehouse Services.

Car fire on John R. Junkin Drive.

Vidalia Fire Department

No calls.

Ferriday Fire Department

No calls.

Concordia Fire District No.2

No calls.


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