Area reports

Published 11:10 am Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Local weather stats

The Wastewater Treatment Facility in Brookhaven reported a high of 93 degrees for Tuesday and a low of 68. The temperature at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday was 72 degrees. There was no precipitation.


Fire reports

The Brookhaven Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire on Beauregard Street Tuesday. Firefighters responded to the fire at approximately 6:18 p.m. and were back at the station by 6:48 p.m.


Police department

The Brookhaven Police Department’s reports for Tuesday were as follows:

• Loud music on Old Wesson Road

• Theft on Albert Street

• Public assist on Highway 84 East

• Traffic stop on Magee Drive

• Animal control on Middleton Street

• Disturbance on East Minnesota Street

• Traffic stop on Brookway Boulevard

• Complainant on East Chickasaw Street

• Suspicious vehicle on Dixie Road

• Traffic accident on Old Wesson Road

• Traffic stop on East Monticello Street

• Public assist on North Jackson Street

• Fight on Schwen Avenue

• Reckless driving on Industrial/51

• Traffic accident on South First Street

• Officer assist on Moak Street

• Traffic stop on South Washington Street

• Traffic accident on Brookway Boulevard

• Traffic accident on Highway 51 North

• Alarm on White Oak Drive

• Unauthorized use on Ellen Drive

• Disturbance on Brookway Boulevard

• Traffic stop on Natchez Avenue

• Traffic stop on Beltline

• Traffic stop on West Monticello Street

• Traffic stop on South First Street

• Vehicle fire on Beauregard Street

• Threats on East Minnesota Street

• Public assist on South Jackson Street

• Traffic stop on Halbert Heights Road

• Traffic stop on Stribling Road

• Alarm on Grant Road

• Alarm on North Street Drive

• Traffic stop on I-55/B

• Vehicular accident on Brookway Boulevard

• Alarm on Highway 51 North

• Traffic stop on West Manufacturers Boulevard


Sheriff’s office

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s office reports for Monday were as follows:

• Intoxicated driver on Auburn Drive

• Traffic accident on Jackson-Liberty Drive

• Alarm on Overpass Trail

• Traffic accident on Shell Oil Lane

• Unlock on Highway 51 Valvoline

• Lost or stolen on Smith Lake Road

• Livestock on road on Duncan Trail



The Lincoln County Jail Docket for Monday was as follows:


• Jonathan D. Bowman, 5-30-91, of 3735 Perry Town Road, Crosby — arrested for first offense DUI and obstructing a public Highway by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office.

• Sandy C. Osteen Jr., 07-17-78, of 26 Valley Road, Hattiesburg — arrested for felonious bad check by the LCSO.


Note: An arrest does not constitute guilt for the accused. All individuals are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


King’s Daughters Ambulance Report

King’s Daughters Medical Center Ambulance Service had 10 calls Tuesday; three were transfers, with all three to Jackson. There were seven emergency calls, with seven medical, two in the city and five in the county.