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Crime reports: Wednesday, Jan. 1

Natchez Police Department
Arrests — Monday
Drrin Hughes, 29, 1389 Riverwood Manor, on a charge of contempt of court by failure to appear. Bond set at $373.
Hashin Olajuwon Boshin, 26, 73-A Pinemount Road, on a charge of possession of a controlled substance. No bond set.
Jonteria Shanice Wesley, 24, 25 Dogwood Drive, on a charge of possession of a controlled substance. Bond set at $500.
Ricardo Dewon Page, 26, 83 Davis Court, on a charge of possession of a controlled substance. Bond set at $500.

Reports — Tuesday
Alarm on George F. West Boulevard.
Welfare check on John R. Junkin Drive.
Loud noise on Sunset Boulevard.
Traffic stop on Canal Street.
Traffic stop on John R. Junkin Drive.
Loud noise on Martin Luther King Jr. Street.
Reports — Monday
Traffic stop on Seargent Prentiss Drive.
Traffic stop on Main Street.
Alarm on Clifton Avenue.
Accident on Seargent Prentiss Drive.
Fight on U.S. 61 North.
Civil matter on Lewis Drive.
Dog problem on Hampton Court.
Accident on John R. Junkin Drive.
Accident on Main Street.
Loud noise on Brenham Avenue.
Welfare check on Martin Luther King Jr. Street.
Theft on D’Evereux Drive.
Welfare check on Lamar Street.
Trespassing on Jeff Davis Boulevard.
Welfare check on Marquette Avenue.
Loitering on D’Evereux Drive.
Traffic stop on Liberty Road.
Missing person on Lumber Street.
Petit larceny on South Canal Street.
Harassment on Marin Avenue.
Detail on John R. Junkin Drive.
Harassment on Marin Avenue.
Fraud on State Street.
Accident on Government Fleet Road.
Malicious mischief on Alabama Street.
Civil matter on West Steirs Lane.
Simple assault on Old Washington Road.
Unwanted subject on North Circle Drive.
Traffic stop on Seargent Prentiss Drive.
Traffic stop on Highland Boulevard.
Traffic stop on Pilgrim Boulevard.
Traffic stop on Glenwood Road.

Adams County Sheriff’s Office
Arrests — Monday
William Dane Pugh, 46, 1004 Mon Rowan Oak Trail, Bogue Chitto, on a charge of failure to appear. No bond set.
Landon Blayde Turner, 24, 1438 Dawson Road, on a charge of animal cruelty. No bond set.
Keshawn Marquez Wiley, 24, 1389 Martin Luther King Jr. Road, on a charge of disturbing a family. Bond set at $500.

Reports — Tuesday
Simple assault on Seargent Prentiss Drive.
Reports — Monday
Alarm on U.S. 61 North.
Suspicious activity on Upper Kingston Road.
Unoccupied vehicle on Highland Boulevard.
Traffic stop on Kingston Road.
Accident on Red Fox Drive.
Accident on Lilly Lane.
Petit larceny on Angie Lane.
Juvenile problem on Government Fleet Road.
Welfare check on Pinemount Road.
Disturbance on Lincoln Heights Road.
Petit larceny on U.S. 61 North.
Trespassing on Mullins Road.
Breaking and entering on Tubman Circle.
Domestic disturbance on Rainbow Street.
Disturbance on Otis Redding Road.
Civil matter on Violet Lane.
Traffic stop on L.E. Berry Road.
Disturbance on Otis Redding Road.
Shots fired on U.S. 61 South.
Disturbance on Martin Luther King Jr. Road.
Burglary on York Road.
Sexual assault on State Street.

Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office
Arrests — Tuesday
Lucy M. Jones, 33, 235 Stephens Road, on charges of cruelty to a juvenile and disturbing the peace. No bond set.
Tiffany McClung, 40, 170 Lee Tyler Road, Ferriday, on a charge of cyberstalking. No bond set.
Arrests — Monday
Jamar Nelson, 25, 613 Sixth St., on a charge of disturbing the peace. Fined $350.
John E. Cox, 54, 622 Airport Road, on a bench warrant for failure to appear. Fined $650.
Derserraye L. Johnson, 23, 27393 LA 15, No. 122, on a charge of resisting an officer. Bond set at $750.
Michael A. LaPrairie, 58, 171 Belle Grove Circle, on a charge of aggravated assault with a firearm, cruelty to a juvenile, theft and a bench warrant for failure to appear. Bond set at $1,700.

Reports — Tuesday
Accident on LA 15.
Reports — Monday
Complaint on U.S. 84.
Complaint on Stephens Road.
Medical call on Lynn Haven Drive.
Complaint on Carter Street.
Complaint on Sage Road.
Automobile accident on U.S. 84.
Complaint on U.S. 84.
Fight on LA 15.
Complaint on Carter Street.
Complaint on Shady Lane.
Fire on Willow Street.
Medical call on Parhams Road.
Medical call on Southside Drive.
Welfare check on LA 909.
Complaint on Traxler Road.
Unwanted person on Harris Road.
Medical call on Robbins Lane.
Medical call on Seventh Street.
Complaint on Ralphs Road.
Complaint on Margaret Circle.
Complaint on LA 900.

Vidalia Police Department
No arrests

Reports — Tuesday
Disturbance on Front Street.
Reports — Monday
Criminal mischief on Carter Street.

Ferriday Police Department
No arrests

Natchez Fire Department
Unavailable.

Vidalia Fire Department
Unavailable.

Ferriday Fire Department
Unavailable.

Concordia Fire District No. 2
Unavailable.

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