County Reports

Panola County Jail Arrest Record

Panola County Jail Arrest Record This is a list taken from the log at the Panola County Jail. A name listed does not indicate that a person is guilty of the crime with which they are charged, only that the person has been taken to and processed at the facility. March 20 Albert John Johnson,…

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Murder suspect waves preliminary hearing in city court

Murder suspect waves preliminary hearing in city court By Ashley Crutcher Judge Jay Westfaul heard the preliminary hearing for Nakia Lamar, 18, of 646 Sanders Rd., Sardis, who is charged with capital murder in the shooting death of Roary Ledell Thomas on 102 Bradford St. on March 2. Thomas died in a parked car from…

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Burglary suspect apprehended in woods near home

Burglary suspect apprehended in woods near home By Ashley Crutcher On March 13 Deputy Maurice Market was dispatched to Shiloh Rd. in reference to  a burglary where the resident stated she saw two young men standing at the end of the driveway when she left the residence and upon returning home she noticed her door…

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Panola County Jail Arrest Record

Panola County Jail Arrest Record This is a list taken from the log at the Panola County Jail. A name listed does not indicate that a person is guilty of the crime with which they are charged, only that the person has been taken to and processed at the facility. March 13 Tangala Genice Carson,…

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Murder suspect appears in court

Murder suspect appears in court By Ashley Crutcher Judge William H. McKenzie set a preliminary hearing for Nakia Lamar of 646 Sanders Road, Sardis who was charged with capital murder after allegedly robbing and murdering Roary Thomas. “You need an attorney on this case. This is as serious as it gets. Do you want me…

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Sheriff’s Report: threats come over phone, in person

Sheriff’s Report: threats come over phone, in person By Ashley Crutcher South Pine Lane home caught fire Friday, March 3 after electrical issues occurred in the 30-year-old home. “I observed fire damage to the front door and porch area, roof damage and a small amount of smoke damage to the inside. I observed a ceiling…

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Panola County Jail Arrest Record

Panola County Jail Arrest Record This is a list taken from the log at the Panola County Jail. A name listed does not indicate that a person is guilty of the crime with which they are charged, only that the person has been taken to and processed at the facility. March 6 Scotty Ronnell Williams,…

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Sheriff’s reports include finding of remains sought since October

Sheriff’s reports include finding of remains sought since October By Ashley Crutcher Lieutenant Chuck Tucker responded to Long Creek Bridge on Benson Road in reference to a human skull being found just after 11 a.m. on February 25. (An earlier news story recorded this incident in the March 3 edition also at panolian.com.) According to…

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Panola County Jail Arrest Record

Panola County Jail Arrest Record This is a list taken from the log at the Panola County Jail. A name listed does not indicate that a person is guilty of the crime with which they are charged, only that the person has been taken to and processed at the facility. February 27 Sabie Elizabeth Ware,…

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Female residents report multiple crimes of assault

Female residents report multiple crimes of assault By Ashley Crutcher Numerous female residents reported being the victims of multiple crimes ranging from simple assault by threats to rape in Panola County from February 15 to February 22. Child Protective Services received reports on February 22 from school officials stating a 17-year-old girl reported having sexual…

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