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Crime Reports

—Tuesday

 

Oxford Police Department

Reports

3 alarms

2 improper parkings

4 suspicious activities

1 shoplifting

1 petty theft

1 fire department assist

1 recovered property

1 malicious mischief

2 911 hang-ups

1 lost property

19 traffic citations

8 wrecks

 

Arrests

1 speeding, failure to yield and DUI

1 no seat belt, no driver’s license and DUI

1 warrant served

 

Sheriff’s Department

Reports

1 wreck

2 animal complaints

5 disturbances

1 harassment

1 juvenile complaint

3 service calls

4 suspicious activities

1 transport

1 traffic complaint

1 traffic stop (arrest)

 

Arrests

1 DUI other and driving while license suspended

1 possession of drug paraphernalia

1 out-of-county warrant

1 burglary warrant

1 family disturbance

 

University Police

Reports

6 wrecks

1 larceny

1 citation for speeding

1 citation for no driver’s license

 

Arrest

Possession of drug paraphernalia and driving the wrong way on a one-way street

 

How you can help

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

 

Emergencies

Oxford Fire Department

At 3:47 p.m. to Townhouse Suites Marriot after burned biscuits activated a smoke detectors

At 8:07 p.m. to Brown Hall on campus after spraying air freshener activated a smoke detector.

 

Lafayette County Fire

None

 

Lafayette County EMS

6 ambulance calls

 

 

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