Area reports

Published 10:10 am Thursday, October 22, 2015

Police department

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


• Subject with gun on Union Street ext.

• Open door on Vivian Merritt Street

• Traffic accident on Highway 51 North

• Loud music on Rogers Circle

• Alarm on South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

• Alarm on East Monticello Street

• Animal control on Stribling Road

• Traffic accident on Highway 51 South

• Complainant on West Court Street

• Discharging firearm on Smith Street

• Public assist on Mockingbird Drive

• Disturbance on Old Wesson Road

• Warrant check on Justice Street

• Problem with juvenile on South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

• Found property on Union Street ext.

• Disturbance on Highway 51 North

• Ambulance assist on Fairlawn Trail

• Public assist on Lakewood Drive

• Traffic accident on South Jackson Street

• Traffic accident on Brookman Drive

• Forgery on Highway 51 North

• Suspicious vehicle on Brookway Boulevard

• Threats on Stribling Road

• Traffic stop on Highway 51 North

• Complainant on Old Wesson Road

• Reckless driving on Highway 51 North

• Public assist on East Chippewa Street

• Traffic stop on Brookway Boulevard

• Animal control on Washington Avenue

• Alarm on Gatson Trail

• Accident with injuries on West Monticello Street

• Suspicious person on Kraner Lane

• Alarm on Crider Drive

• Public assist on Old Wesson Road

• Traffic stop on North Jackson Street

• Disturbance on Union Street

• Loud music on Main Street

• Complainant on Highway 51 North

• Suspicious vehicle on Lipsey Street

• Prowler on South Church Street

• Disturbance on North Jackson Street

• Attempted burglary on Linton Avenue


Sheriff’s office

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


• Suspicious vehicle on Allen Road

• Burglar alarm on Highway 84 West

• Unlock on East Minnesota Street

• Livestock on road on Harmony Drive

• Suspicious person on Bethel Road

• Livestock on road on New Sight Drive

• Lost or stolen on Dickerson Lane

• Burglar alarm on Jakes Trail

• Unlock on Old Wesson Road

• Warrant service on Greenwood Lane

• Disturbance on Beeson Drive

• Suspicious vehicle on Mission Hill Road

• Prowler on Lofton Trail

• Shots fired on Hilltop Lane

• Suspicious person on Sams Road/1/4 miles from Highway 550

• Alarm on Newell Road

• Unlock on Fender Trail



The Lincoln County Jail Docket for Tuesday was as follows:


• James E. Arnold, 03-29-60, of 220 East Minnesota St. Apt. #4, Brookhaven — arrested for petit larceny by Brookhaven Police Department.

• Brandon S. Boyd, 04-30-91, of 681 Boral Lane, Brookhaven — arrested for possession of an open beer, no tag and no proof of liable insurance by BPD.

• Vincent J. Graves, 04-09-97, of 800 Furr Lane, Brookhaven – arrested for shoplifting by BPD.

• Eligah L. Kelly, 08-09-67, of 493 southeast Greenwood Lane, Bogue Chitto — arrested for embezzlement by Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office.

• Steven R. Norris, 12-25-94, of 2401 Heucks Retreat Road, Wesson — arrested for shoplifting by BPD.

• David Pruden, 11-09-61, of 1073 Shell Oil Lane, Bogue Chitto — arrested for DUI by BPD.


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



Local weather stats

The Wastewater Treatment Facility in Brookhaven reported a high of 83 degrees for Wednesday and a low of 54. The temperature at 7:30 a.m. Thursday was 59 degrees. There was 0.0 inches of precipitation.


River stages

On Wednesday the Mississippi River stage at Vicksburg, where the flood stage is 43 feet, was 7.5, down 0.1 feet in the past 24 hours. In Natchez, where the flood stage is 48 feet, was 14.9, down 0.4 feet in the past 24 hours. The Pearl River stage at Jackson, where the flood stage is 12 feet, was 4.1, down 0.0 feet in the past 24 hours.


Fire reports

The Brookhaven Fire Department reported a false alarm on North Whitworth Avenue Wednesday. Firefighters responded to the call at 8:50 a.m. and returned to the station at 8:57 a.m.


King’s Daughters
Ambulance Report

King’s Daughters Medical Center Ambulance Service had 12 calls Wednesday; two were transfers, with one to Jackson and one to Hazlehurst. There were 11 emergency calls, with four medical, three in the city and one in the county. There were five traumas four in the city and one in the county. There were two motor vehicle accidents in the city.


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