Crime Report Friday Sept. 18

Published 12:12 pm Friday, September 18, 2015

Man faces felony shoplifting charge

A Corinth man was arrested Thursday after Walmart Loss Prevention contacted the Oxford Police Department regarding a man, identified as Brock Bryan, 34, who allegedly took items from the store to his vehicle without paying for them that totaled more than $1,000.

Surveillance video shows Bryan taking the items from the store. He was taken to the Lafayette County Detention Center where he was booked on a $5,000 bond.

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DUI results in felony arrest

An Oxford woman was arrested Wednesday on her third DUI charge. Oxford Police Department reports that Angela Wells Troy, 39, was charged Wednesday with DUI, third offense as well as possession of drug paraphernalia, careless driving and driving while license suspended. Since it was her third DUI arrest, the charge becomes a felony. She was taken to the Lafayette County Detention Center where she was booked on a $1,777 bond.

Neighborhood Watch

A listing of local burglaries supplied by law enforcement agencies to warn residents to take extra security precautions:

— The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department reported one residential burglary on County Road 437.

Oxford Police

Officers investigated 10 wrecks, issued 41 tickets and made 11 arrests on the following charges:

Two for careless driving and DUI

Careless driving, fake ID and DUI

Three for public intoxication

Expired tag and DUI

Public intoxication and fake ID

No seat belt, driving while license suspended and DUI

Possession of more than 30 grams of marijuana and possession with intent to distribute

Speeding and fake ID


Sheriff’s department assist

Four alarms

Two suspicious activities

Two disturbances

Two welfare checks

911 hang-up

Credit card fraud

Two motorist assists

Vehicle burglary

Fire department assist

Animal complaint

Recovered property

Noise violation

University Police

Officers made one arrest for public drunkenness and investigated the following Reports:

Welfare check

Two information reports

Grand theft

Housing offense


Suspicious person

Sheriff’s Department

Deputies investigated two wrecks and made three arrests on the following charges:

Simple assault


Burglary warrant


Simple assault

Two animal complaints

Residential burglary


Six service calls

Sexual assault

Suspicious activity


Two welfare checks


Three civil matters

Two information reports

How you can help

To report information about a crime, call Crimestoppers at 662-234-8477.


Oxford Fire Department

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Burned food activated an alarm at 7:26 a.m. at Stewart Hall on campus; no fire

Workers activated a smoke detector at Graduate Oxford hotel on the Square; no fire

Lafayette County Fire

No activity to report.

County EMS

Fifteen EMS calls were reported in the county.