Crime reports: Dec. 9, 2015

Published 1:05 am Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Editor’s Note: Due to a typographical error, an arrest report published in the Sunday, Dec. 6 edition was incorrect. Crystal Nicole Dennis was actually charged with attempted second-degree murder.

We regret the error and are happy to set the record straight.


Natchez Police Department

Arrests —Tuesday

James C. McCall, 20, 342 Old U.S. 84 No. 2, on charges of driving under the influence – other substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond set at $726.

Reports — Monday

Stand by for ambulance on Tyler Circle.

Loud music/noise on Martin Luther King Jr. Street.

Suspicious person on U.S. 61 South.

Burglary alarm on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive.

Trespassing on Martin Luther King Jr. Street.

Man with a gun on Morgan Avenue.

Accident on Old Washington Road.

Accident on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive.

Funeral escort on Mississippi River Bridge.

Forgery/embezzlement on John R. Junkin Drive.

Disturbance on Pearl Street and Madison Street.

Arrest on Sixth Street and St. Catherine Street.

Disturbance on Market Street.

Burglary alarm on Union Street.

Forgery/embezzlement on U.S. 61 North.

Loud music/noise on Lewis Drive.

Improper parking on Watkins Street.

Improper parking on George F. West Sr. Boulevard.

Improper parking on Shadyside Street.

Loitering on Pilgrim Boulevard.

Accident on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive.

Loud music/noise on Gayosa Avenue.

Harassing phone calls on D’Evereux Drive.

Burglary alarm on Morgan Avenue.

Arrest on D’Evereux Drive.

Disturbance on Alabama Street.

Arrest on State Street

Burglary alarm on Live Oak Drive.

Suspicious circumstance on John R. Junkin Drive.

Burglary alarm on Ratcliff Place.

Suspicious vehicle on Liberty Road.

Harassing phone calls on Creek Bend Road.

Suspicious person on Duncan Park Road.


Adams County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests — Tuesday

Frank Drell Cooks Jr., 39, 19 South Circle Drive, booked on a foreign warrant. No bond set.


Reports — Monday

Simple assault on East Sulinda Street.

Accident on Steamplant Road.

Malicious mischief on Gardner Circle.

Malicious mischief on Southmoor Drive.

Simple assault on Martin Luther King Jr. Road.

Intelligence report on State Street.

Welfare concern on Newman Road.

Juvenile problem on Cottage Home Drive.

Intelligence report on Tasha Drive.

Suspicious activity on Broadmoor Drive.

Traffic stop on U.S. 84.

Traffic stop on Phillip West Road.

Dog problem on Mimosa Drive.

Harassment on Dunbarton Road.

Intelligence report on Martin Luther King Jr. Road.

Alarm on Tubman Circle.

Deceased person on Beau Pré Road.

Unwanted subject on Magnolia Street.

Harassment on Southmoor Drive.

Juvenile problem on Crabapple Lane.

Malicious mischief on Pineview Drive.


Concordia Parish

Sheriff’s Office

Arrests — Tuesday

Henry L. Shavers, 48, 836 Fisherman Drive, Ferriday, on a charge of attempted second degree murder. No bond set.

Troy D. Fair, 43, 607 N. Magnolia St., must serve three days per probation and parole. No bond set.

Arrests —Monday

Cedric Short, 27, 402 Myrtle St., Vidalia, on a charge of malfeasance in office. Bond set at $1,000.

Sammie L. Lewis, 59, 305 Seventh St., Ferriday, on a charge of malfeasance in office. Bond set at $1,000.


Reports — Tuesday

Unwanted person on Ralph Road.

Traffic violation on U.S. 84.

Reports — Monday

Shots fired on Louisiana 907.

Mental person on Louisiana 129

Emergency call on Haley Road.

Civil matter on Holstead Road.

Erratic driving on Carter Street.

Threats on Mooselodge Road.

Complaint on E.E. Wallace Boulevard.

Unwanted person on Loomis Lane.

Reckless driving on U.S. 84.

Deceased person on Louisiana 15.

Harassment on Terry Circle.

Miscellaneous call on Myrtle Street.

Harassing phone call on U.S. 84.

Vandalism on Louisiana 129.

Theft on Lincoln Avenue.


Vidalia Police Department

No arrests.


Reports — Monday

Speeding and driving under suspension on Carter Street.

Theft on Carter Street.

Speeding on Concordia Avenue.

Suspicious person on South Oak Street.


Ferriday Police Department

Arrests — Sunday

Milton J. Meloncon, 85, 200 Kyle Road, Apt. L15, on a charge of driving under suspension. No bond set.

Arrests —Saturday

Larry DeShawn Cole Jr., 21, 200 Kyle Road, Apt. F12, on charges of two counts disturbing the peace and one count telephone harassment. Bond set at $1,672.

Arrests —Friday

Dandrell Holmes, 27, 490 Lincoln Heights, on a charge of disturbing the peace by fighting. Bond set at $636.


Reports — Monday

Speeding on U.S. 425.

Reports — Sunday

Following too close on Delaware Avenue.

Driving under suspension on Delaware Avenue.

Speeding on E.E. Wallace Boulevard.

Speeding, failure to carry registration and no proof of insurance on Delaware Avenue.

Seven counts of disturbing the peace by fighting at Club Friends.

Reports — Friday

Two counts disturbing the peace and harassment at Montgomery Square.

Fraud on E.E. Wallace Boulevard.

Two speeding violations on U.S. 425.

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


Natchez Fire Department

Tree, bush, grass fire on Highland Boulevard.


Vidalia Fire Department

No calls.


Ferriday Fire Department

No calls.


Concordia Fire District No.2

Medical dispatch on Louisiana Avenue.

Car fire on U.S. 84.