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Department News

Burglary Arrest

Posted on: February 9th, 2015

During the week of January 25th, the Richmond Baptist Church and the Richmond Volunteer Fire Department located on Road 800 in Lee County were burglarized. Laptop computers, a flat screen television and other miscellaneous items were stolen from the buildings. The Lee County Sheriff’s Department Investigators determined that William Ricky Allred Jr of Road 814 […]

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Burglary Arrest

Posted on: February 9th, 2015

On February 5th the Lee County Sheriff’s Department charged Samuel Garcia with two counts of burglary of a dwelling. During the latter part of January Samuel Garcia broke into the homes of two Lee County residents. Mr Garcia took jewelry, electronics, and firearms. During the course of the investigation it was further determined that Mr. […]

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Narcotics Arrest

Posted on: January 31st, 2015

On January 29, 2015, the Lee County Sheriff’s Department and the North MS Narcotics Unit conducted a search warrant at 351 CR 141, Macedonia Community, and arrested Jennifer Washington for Possession of Methamphetamine with intent to distribute. Agents had received information from several sources that Washington was involved in illegal drug activity at her residence. […]

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Burglary of a Building – Russell C Rakestraw

Posted on: January 28th, 2015

On 1/23/15, a subject was witnessed entering a building that was under construction. When confronted, he left the scene and was stopped by deputies a bit later. The suspect, Russell C Rakestraw, was found to have items that came from the construction site in his possession. He was arrested, taken into custody and charged. Judge […]

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Narcotics Arrest – Jerry D Tackett

Posted on: January 28th, 2015

On January 26, 2015, the Lee County Sheriff’s Department and the North MS Narcotics Unit conducted a search warrant at 225 CR 1282 and arrested Jerry D Tackett for Possession of Methamphetamine. Agents had received information from several sources that Tacket was involved in illegal drug activity at his residence location in the Skyline Community. […]

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Social Hosting Law Arrest

Posted on: January 24th, 2015

Angie Floyd, 1375 CR 1451, Mooreville, MS, 47 years of age Charges: Social Hosting Law x 6 Bond: $6,000   On January 23, 2015 Sheriff Johnson received several concerned calls about a party that had been promoted on a social site. The site described the location of the event and encouraged people to attend. On […]

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Narcotics Arrest

Posted on: January 21st, 2015

On Tuesday, January 20, 2015, the Lee County Sheriff’s Department deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for traffic violations near the Skyline Community on Hwy 178 East. One of the individuals in the vehicle was identified as Richard Ellis, Jr. During a search of the vehicle deputies discovered a felony amount of methamphetamine, […]

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12-30-14 Rogers, Richard

Posted on: January 2nd, 2015

On 12-30-14 around 10:30pm the Lee County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched by 911 to assist Nettleton Police Department in regards to a disturbance call with possible gunshots. Upon arrival Lee County deputies made contact with a white male suspect. The suspect brandished a weapon and discharged it in the direction of officers. A Lee County […]

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12-22-14 Burglary Arrest

Posted on: December 24th, 2014

On 12-22-2014 the Lee County Sheriff’s Department has arrested an individual for numerous counts of home burglaries. An investigation into residential home burglaries in the northern part of Lee County had been going on over two weeks. The suspect broke into a home on 12-22-2014 and was confronted by the homeowner. He contacted 911 and […]

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Hit and Run Arrest

Posted on: December 3rd, 2014

On 12/1/14, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to North Mississippi Center to take a report of a hit and run accident. Upon arrival deputies talked with a 23 year old female victim who had been apparently run over on CR 1205 in the Nettleton area. Upon investigation into the incident it was found […]

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