Amory Police Chief Ronnie Bowen released the following report for the department for the period of April 20-26: The following traffic citations were issued: Jake brake ordinance – 1, Failure to show proof insurance – 9, Seat belt violation – 1, Driving o

Amory Police Chief Ronnie Bowen released the following report for the department for the period of April 20-26:
The following traffic citations were issued: Jake brake ordinance – 1, Failure to show proof insurance – 9, Seat belt violation – 1, Driving on wrong side of roadway – 1, Improper turn – 1, Failure to signal turn – 1, Improper equipment – 1, Child restraint violation – 1, Disturbing the peace – 2, Improper driver’s license – 1, Speeding – 1
The following arrests were made: Failure to appear – 1, Failure to pay fines – 1, Possession of Schedule III-IV-V drugs – 2, Possession marijuana – 2, Sale cocaine, opium, heroin – 3, Sale of marijuana – 1, Possession of precursors – 2, Suspended driver’s license – 2, No driver’s license – 2, DUI – 6, Possession of alcohol – 5, Larceny (shoplifting) – 2, Sale controlled substance – 2, Public drunk – 1, Simple assault – 1, Disorderly conduct – 3, Disturbing the peace – 1, Resisting arrest – 1, Possession of paraphernalia – 1, Domestic violence assault – 1
Police officers responded to a total of 280 calls for service. They answered 7 business alarm calls and 0 residential alarms. There were 7 motor vehicle accidents with 0 injuries reported. There were 18 warning citations issued.

Chris Wilson