By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – The goal is not to catch kids but to intervene and hopefully given them another reason to say no to illegal drugs. The Houston Board of Trustees has given a second review of a proposed drug testing policy that would screen students in extra curricular activities or those […]
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Special to the Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Five people in Chickasaw County have been arrested for possession of drugs after a week and a half of traffic stops, investigations and subsequent search warrants. During the recent traffic stops and investigations methamphetamine, crack cocaine and ten pounds of marijuana were recovered. Agents also recovered weapons and […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – A simple traffic stop, an alert officer who spotted stolen items and a search warrant have resulted in the arrest of two people on drug charges. The North Mississippi Narcotics Unit stopped a vehicle on Pittsboro Street near the intersection of Pontotoc Street Tuesday night, Sept. 27. A […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – A simple traffic stop, an alert officer who spotted stolen items and a search warrant have resulted in the arrest of two people on drug charges. The North Mississippi Narcotics Unit stopped a vehicle on […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – One arrest at a time, the Chickasaw County Sheriff’s Department is making a dent in the drug trade in this community. Deputies with the local sheriff’s department made two drug arrests this past week. On Tuesday Aug. 30, deputies with Chickasaw County Sheriff Department made a traffic stop […]
A traffic stop has led to the arrest of a man on drug charges. The Chickasaw County Sheriff’s Department made a traffic stop on Tuesday Aug. 23, 2016, and arrested Adrian Shoemaker on CR 116 in Chickasaw County. Deputies recovered methamphetamine (ICE) from Shoemaker. Adrian Shoemaker was charged with possession of controlled substance – methamphetamine. […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Drugs dogs swept Houston High School and found just what they wanted to – nothing. Houston Police Chief Billy Voyles said two dogs were sent into the high school and sniffed cars in the parking lot, but no drugs, weapons or alcohol were found and no […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal MONROE COUNTY — As part of a countywide roundup, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office released the following arrests: Freddie Brown, 63, of Amory, sale of prescription drugs Adam Bruff, 40, of Hamilton, possession of a weapon by a felon Jason D. Burnett, 30, of Hamilton, sale of prescription […]
By Ray Van Dusen Monroe Journal The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office arrested three Okolona men on Monday in a case that involved the seizure of moonshine, drugs, stolen firearms and several dogs. Russell Jones, 67, was charged with accessory to dog fighting and possession of two stolen guns. He will be charged by the Alcohol […]
This week’s Chickasaw Journal contains news about a major drug sweep on the regional level that reached into Chickasaw County. It is the first major, regional, significant bust in this community in several years. There is a new Sheriff in town and while he was not directly involved in this investigation, he […]
By William Moore Daily Journal SALTILLO – A 22-year-old Saltillo woman is facing numerous felony charges after an early morning chase up U.S. Highway 45. In addition to traffic violations, Lindsey Downs, 22, of Northgate Circle, Saltillo, has been charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute. Saltillo Police Chief Grant Bailey […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal CHICKASAW COUNTY – The Chickasaw County Sheriff’s Department has executed two search warrants and arrested four people on drug charges following information provided by the public. Robert Wall, 38, of Okolona, was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine on Tuesday, Jan. 19 after a search of his residence turned up […]
ABERDEEN – Monroe County narcotics agents arrested an Alabama couple and a Monroe County man over the weekend on drug charges. Christina Ann Abbott, 40, and Clinton Matthew Joshlin, 35, both of Carbon Hill, Alabama, and Dustin A. Long, 29, Aberdeen, were arrested by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office as the result of traffic stops […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOULKA/OKOLONA – This is the sixth year for Chickasaw County Sheriff’s Department DARE Officer Keith Roberson to teach fifth graders in Houlka and Okolona. A career law enforcement officer, Roberson tells kids drugs will steal their dreams, drugs will scar their family and drugs will ruin their health and […]
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