County Reports

Judge issues warrants for defendants who failed to appear

Judge issues warrants for defendants who failed to appear By Ashley Crutcher Batesville Police Department welcomed a new officer onto the force during Wednesday’s session of Batesville Municipal Court as Judge Jay Westfaul swears in Officer Rico Harris. After the welcoming court got back to business hearing from Brandon Burton, 10765 Charlie Pride Hwy. Lambert,…

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Sheriff: Deputy apprehends peeping Tom in woods

Sheriff: Deputy apprehends peeping Tom in woods By Ashley Crutcher Tocowa Rd. residents report a peeping Tom to Deputy Steven Moore who later apprehended the suspect in the woods behind the residences. Deputy Moore responded to Tocowa Rd., Courtland in reference to a suspicious person looking through the window. The resident advised the suspect was…

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Panola County Jail Arrest Record

Panola County Jail Arrest Record This list was 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 5 Odarius Travoy Rodgers, 5487…

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Judge continues felony preliminary hearing pending further investigation

Judge continues felony preliminary hearing pending further investigation By Ashley Crutcher Batesville Municipal Court held a preliminary hearing for a felony shoplifting case where the defendant is charged with stealing 11 pairs of shoes from Hibbit sports in Batesville. Charryse Robinson, 160 West Grook St., Glendora, was represented by a court appointed attorney, Kirk Willingham,…

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Calls keep deputies busy; dogs kill black angus cow

Calls keep deputies busy; dogs kill black angus cow By Ashley Crutcher On Feb. 27, Deputy Louise Linzy spoke to a Lucious Taylor Rd., Como resident who reported she was visiting family members when the suspect approached her asking if she would have sex with him. The resident advised she declined and the suspect became…

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Panola County Jail Arrest Record

Panola County Jail Arrest Record This list was 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 26 Stephanie Jo Henry, 7314…

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Panola County Jail Arrest Record

Panola County Jail Arrest Record This list was 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 19 Markeno Carleon Lee, 350…

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Defendant arrives late due to wet socks

Defendant arrives late due to wet socks By Ashley Crutcher The rain delayed numerous defendents in Wednesday’s session of Batesville Municipal Court as Judge Charlie Baglan reminded them, “Court begins at 8:30 a.m.” Kayla Roebuck, 112 Friendship, Pontotoc, advised she was late due to the rain stating “ I couldn’t come in wet socks. My…

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Sheriff’s Report: Woman fakes emergency for locked car

Sheriff’s Report: Woman fakes emergency for locked car By Ashley Crutcher Deputy Moore responded to Greenhill Circle on February 11 in reference to a child being locked inside of a car. According to the report, dispatch advised the caller called back and stated there was a disturbance. Deputy Moore spoke with the caller who advised…

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Panola County Jail Arrest Record

Panola County Jail Arrest Record This list was 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 12 Christopher Rey Reed, 2054…

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