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Crime reports: Thursday, Jan. 9

Natchez Police Department
Arrests — Wednesday
Leamon Von Manchester, 52, 1630 Azalea St., on a charge of shoplifting. No bond set.
Arrests — Tuesday
Kerenski Daniel Hawkins, 21, Dumas Drive, on a charge of simple assault. No bond set.
Ruby Marie Manchester, 47, 1630 Azalea St., on a charge of shoplifting. No bond set.

Reports — Wednesday
Traffic stop on U.S. 61 North.
Traffic stop on Brenham Avenue.
Reports — Tuesday
False alarm on John R. Junkin Drive.
Traffic stop on U.S. 61 North.
False alarm on D’Evereux Drive.
False alarm on Main Street.
Malicious mischief on East Franklin Street.
Accident on U.S. 61 North.
Dog problem on Martin Luther King Jr. Street.
Dog problem on Brenham Avenue.
Accident on D’Evereux Drive.
Traffic stop on John R. Junkin Drive.
Accident on State Street.
Unoccupied vehicle on Reynolds Lane.
Unwanted subject on Roth Hill Road.
Accident on John R. Junkin Drive.
Assisting motorist on D’Evereux Drive.
Domestic disturbance on West Oak Street.
Alarm on U.S. 61 South.
Suspicious activity on John R. Junkin Drive.
Suspicious activity on Oakland Drive.
Shots fired on Brenham Avenue.
Malicious mischief on Marin Avenue.
Harassment on Winston Hill.
Welfare check on Highland Boulevard.
Accident on John R. Junkin Drive.
Traffic stop on Liberty Road.
Unwanted subject on North Rankin Street.
Juvenile problem on Garden Street.
Harassment on Homewood Drive.
Shoplifting on Seargent Prentiss Drive.
Shots fired on Lindberg Avenue.
Accident on Seargent Prentiss Drive.
Shots fired on Itasca Drive.
Shots fired on Shadow Lane.
Loud noise on Seargent Prentiss Drive.
Suspicious activity on Martin Luther King Jr. Street.
Traffic stop on Canal Street.
Shots fired on North Pearl Street.

Adams County Sheriff’s Office
Arrests — Wednesday
Desha Renee Wheeler, 49, 5 Camper Drive, on charges of possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia. No bond set.

Reports — Wednesday
Unoccupied vehicle on Col. John Pitchford Drive.
Loud noise on Camper Drive.
Traffic stop on U.S. 61 South.
Reports — Tuesday
Loud noise on Steamplant Road.
Unwanted subject on Plaza Drive.
Loose livestock on Ogden Road.
Accident on U.S. 61 North.
Suspicious activity on Sunflower Road.
Disturbance on West Wilderness Road.
Suspicious activity at the Adams County Port.
Accident on Morgantown Road.
Civil matter on State Street.
Loitering on U.S. 61 North.
Alarm on King Circle.
Disturbance on U.S. 61 North.
Threats on Lincoln Heights Road.
Harassment on Iris Lane.
Simple assault on West Wilderness Road.
Burglary on Teal Road.
Petit larceny on Traceside Drive.
Unwanted subject on Cottonwood Drive.
Traffic stop on Seargent Prentiss Drive.
Traffic stop on Martin Luther King Jr. Street.
Traffic stop on John R. Junkin Drive.
Traffic stop on U.S. 61 South.

Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office
Arrests — Wednesday
Tiffany Lee McClung, 40, 170 Lee Tyler Road, Ferriday, on charges of theft and battery. No bond set.
Calvin Johnson, 45, 1021 Natchez St., on a bench warrant for possession of marijuana. Fined $540.
Bryan Washington, 18, 607 Eighth St., Ferriday, on a bench warrant for failure to pay for speeding. Fined $740.
Arrests — Tuesday
Paula Johnese, 47, 314 Chisum St., Sicily Island, on charges of domestic abuse battery/two counts, resisting an officer with violence/two counts and battery on a police officer. No bond set.

Reports — Wednesday
Complaint on Donald Drive.
Arrest on Carter Street.
Bench warrant on Airport Road.
Reports — Tuesday
Medical call on 8th Street.
Domestic disturbance on Pearl Street.
Automobile accident on U.S. 84.
Alarms on Forrest Road.
Dog problem on Levens Addition Road.
Complaint on U.S. 84.
Complaint on LA 900.
Complaint on Live Oak Road.
Nuisance animals on Ferriday Drive.
Miscellaneous call on Leo Ivy Road.
Alarms on LA 15.
Alarms on Forrest Road.

Vidalia Police Department
No arrests

Reports — Tuesday
Accident on Carter Street.
Criminal trespass on O’Neal Street.
Juvenile problem on Camellia Street.
Reports — Monday
Disturbance on Jefferson Street.

Ferriday Police Department
No arrests

Natchez Fire Department
Unavailable.

Vidalia Fire Department
Medical call on Robert Gray Street.

Ferriday Fire Department
Unavailable.

Concordia Fire District No. 2
Unavailable.

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