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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. May 15 Justin Kendrell Mister,…

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Court pauses to honor Judge McKenzie

Court pauses to honor Judge McKenzie By Ashley Crutcher Batesville Municipal Court took a moment of silence for Judge William “Bill” McKenzie III Wednesday morning. “This is the first time since 1978 that Judge McKenzie has not been a senior judge of this court,” said Judge Jay Westfaul. Judge Westfaul requested that Judge McKenzie’s name…

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Sheriff’s Report: Residents report over $6,000 in stolen property

Sheriff’s Report: Residents report over $6,000 in stolen property By Ashley Crutcher The Panola County Sheriff’s Department received 11 reports of theft from May 5 to May 11 ranging from animal theft to identity theft to grand larceny. In the week time-span Panola County residents reported missing over $6,000 in property to Sheriff Deputies. The…

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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. May 8 Scottoria Reshay Robinson,…

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Four defendants cross-file charges after one is injured by boxcutter

Four defendants cross-file charges after one is injured by boxcutter By Ashley Crutcher Judge Jay Westfaul heard a case between four individuals, all charged with simple assault, who cross-filed against each other during Wednesday’s session of Batesville Municipal Court. Shaniquaw Towns and Lashayla Burgess, both of 201-B Leonard St., Batesville, were found guilty after all…

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Sheriff Report: Resident arrives home to find room desecrated

Sheriff Report: Resident arrives home to find room desecrated By Ashley Crutcher Deer Creek Road resident arrived home on April 28 to find some of her personal belongings had been moved around her residence. According to the report, several pictures and picture frames were missing from the living room and later found broken underneath her…

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Panola County Jail Record

Panola County Jail 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. May 1 Quindredrous Akeme Ellis, 6075…

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Warrants issued for absent city court defendants

Warrants issued for absent city court defendants By Ashley Crutcher Multiple people failed to appear to answer charges during Wednesday’s session of Batesville Municipal Court as Judge Jay Westfaul issued warrants for their arrest. Antonio Harris of 126 Field St., Batesville, was close to being held in contempt of court due to what Judge Westfaul…

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Two residents shot; one flees from police, another held at gunpoint

Two residents shot; one flees from police, another held at gunpoint By Ashley Crutcher On April 22 at approximately 2:53 a.m. Deputy Jeremy Hailey recieved a call reporting a woman had been shot on Pope Water Valley Road. Upon arrival, Deputy Hailey was advised that two people had been shot at the location, one in…

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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. April 24 James Hillinger Jr.,…

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