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Department News

Stolen Equipment – Arrest

Posted on: May 20th, 2014

During a joint investigation on Thursday, May 15, 2014, with the Woodstock, AL Police Department, it was discovered that numerous stolen construction and lawn care type equipment had been stolen from across the southeast and sold in the Lee County, MS area.  The identity of the suspect involved was determined to be James Churchill residing […]

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Scam Alert

Posted on: May 12th, 2014

    UPDATE on scam warning posted below on May 12, 2014 – ARRESTS MADE – After the media release, the Lee County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on May 17th by authorities at Autry State Prison in Pelham County, GA. The prison had obtained a cell phone from an inmate that contained several Lee County […]

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Narcotics Arrest 5/3/14

Posted on: May 8th, 2014

On Saturday, May 3, 2014, deputies were dispatched to CR 113 for a vehilce obstructing the roadway. Deputyies made contact with the vehicle and during the investigation Deputies arrested the driver, identified as Tosha Parker, for driving under the influence and possession of methamphetamine “Ice” with the intent to distribute. During a search of the […]

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Arrest 5/7/14

Posted on: May 8th, 2014

While on Disaster Patrol, the Lee Co. Sheriff’s Dept. responded to a call about a suspect driving a small black pickup truck picking up scrap metal on CR 1766. Suspect was also seen going onto people’s property and removing tin and metal. Upon engaging suspect it was discovered that there was an active warrant on […]

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Arrests

Posted on: May 8th, 2014

While on disaster detail in Auburn Community, a deputy spotted two subjects that were attempting to hustle victims of the storm area of money. The Deputies approached the two individuals and it was discovered that there was an active warrant on Harris. While on the traffic stop the other suspect threw trash out on the […]

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Command Center – Auburn Baptist Church

Posted on: May 6th, 2014

UPDATE 5/6/14:   The Lee County Sheriff Department will be removing the command unit at Auburn Baptist Church today at 6pm. We will continue to provide extra patrol in the effected areas in the county to protect the citizens and their property. There will be extra deputies patrolling these areas to ensure your safety. *******We encourage […]

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Looting

Posted on: May 5th, 2014

While on disaster detail patrol in the Auburn Community, the Lee County Sheriff’s Department spotted a suspicious vehicle that was parked on the side of CR 811. Upon investigation, the Deputy saw a male subject loading sheet metal and other items into a pickup. The Deputy engaged the suspect and it was determined that the suspect […]

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Looting

Posted on: May 2nd, 2014

On May 1, 2014, while working Disaster Relief Detail in the Auburn community, two subjects were arrested and charged with looting. It was reported to the Lee County Sheriffs Department Command Center that suspicious individuals that were picking up copper wire and utility items. The description of the vehicle and suspects were dispatched and within […]

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Press Release 4/17/14

Posted on: April 17th, 2014

On Tuesday, April 15, 2014, the Lee County Sheriff’s Department Deputies were patroling the area of Green Tee Road, Lee County, and responded to a 911 call for a reckless driver. A deputy located the vehicle shortly after receiving the call and while attemtping to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle it turned into a […]

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Nettleton Shooting

Posted on: April 16th, 2014

(photo taken by Thomas Wells/Daily Journal) 3 Killed in Nettleton Shooting By JB Clark Daily Journal NETTLETON – What began as a fight among family members Wednesday ended with two dead along Main Street in Nettleton’s downtown and one pronounced dead at North Mississippi Medical Center after being transported by helicopter. Lee County Sheriff Jim […]

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