Crime Report

Published 12:00 pm Friday, October 16, 2015

— Thursday

Sheriff’s Department


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2 wrecks

3 alarms

2 animal complaints

3 disturbances

1 domestic violence

20 service calls

1 welfare concern

1 scam

5 transports

2 civil matters

2 follow-up calls

1 traffic complaint

1 supplemental report call


1 disorderly conduct

Oxford Police Department


2 alarms

2 disturbing the peace

1 careless driver

1 suspicious activity

1 ambulance assist

1 fire department assist

1 harassing phone call

1 obstructing traffic

1 animal complaint

32 traffic citations

3 wrecks


1 public drunk 1 leaving the scene of an ac-

cident and DUI first 2 possession of drug para-

phernalia 1 DUI first 1 speeding and possession

of drug paraphernalia

University Police


1 vandalism 1 larceny

How you can help

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

Oxford Fire Department

Had a call to 2301 South Lamar Blvd., which was canceled en route, for a fire alarm at the hospital.

At 1:25 p.m. got a call to 114 Courthouse Square at Ox- ford Grillehouse for a smell of gas and nothing was found.

Went to the airport for a standby on a plane coming in at 5:01 p.m.

At 1001 Jackson Ave. East there was a smell of smoke at the Mequite Chop House at 6:11 p.m.

Lafayette County Fire

Firefighters received a call of a cotton field on fire at 7:27 a.m. on Highway 7 near Hill- top. It was a small controlled burn when they arrived.

At 10:27 a.m. firefighters responded to a controlled burn that got out of control on 14 File Road. It was mu- tual aid for Panola County.

Lafayette County EMS

16 ambulance calls