Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Sheriff Asks for Public's Assistance on March 27 Burglary.

The Winston County Sheriff's Department is searching for information related to the burglary of a home in the 2100 block of Hinze Rural Hill Rd.  The break -in occurred on March 27 and no one was home at the time. A gun safe was broken into and a number of guns were taken along with several televisions: Some of the guns taken include:
Browning shotgun, Revelation shotgun, Mossberg shotgun, Winchester rifle, 2 Marlin rifles, Savage rifle, Weatherby -Vanguard rifle and a Armi-Elli-TA revolver.

If you have any information on this incident, please contact CrimeStoppers at 662-773-9999 or the Winston County Sheriff's Office at 662-773-5881

Thursday, April 7, 2016

LPD Responds to Robbery

On Wednesday evening, April 6, 2016,  Louisville Police responded to a call in the 100 block of Hillcrest Circle. Upon arrival, it was determined that an employee of a local wrecker service had been called to unlock a vehicle. When he approached a male subject standing in the yard, another male approached him from behind, shoved him against the vehicle and snatched a wallet from the victim's back pocket and ran east toward Hwy 397. A significant amount of cash and several credit cards were taken.

If you have any information on this crime, please contact the Louisville Police Department at 662-773- 3511 or Winston Couny Crimestoppers at 662-773-9999

Friday, January 15, 2016

Two Injured in Louisville Shooting Thursday 1-14-16

On January 14, 2016 officers were dispatched to South Johnson Ave concerning a person who had been shot. Upon officers arrival a male juvenile was found shot. He was transported to the Emergency Room at WMC for treatment. Moments later another male juvenile arrived who had been shot in the same incident. After talking to victims and witnesses it was determined both had been shot by Ladarious Kirk of Louisville. Anyone with information as to Ladarious Kirk's where abouts, please contact the Louisville Police Department at 662-773-3511 or Winston County Crime Stoppers at 662-773-9999.

Friday, December 11, 2015

Sheriff Asks for Info on 12-2-15 Burglaries

The Winston County Sheriff's Department is asking the public for information on a pair of burglaries that occurred on December 2 on Sturgis Road near Highway 25. Two homes were burglarized and a television and money were taken. A witness identified a gold midsize car in the area at the time.

Oktibbeha CountyAuthorities also reported similar burglaries near the same time in the Craig Springs area.

If you have any information related to this case please contact Winston County CrimeStoppers at 662-773-9999 or the Winston County Sheriff's Office at 662-773-5881.

Friday, December 4, 2015

Arrest Has Been Made For The Mali's Store Burgalary

The Winston County Sheriff's Dept. has made an arrest in the September 15, 2015 business burglary of Mali's Store on Hwy 25 South, Louisville. Eric Shinall, a 38 yr. old black male of Jackson, MS has been charged with business burglary. Video surveillance from the store at the time of the burglary led to Shinall as a suspect in this incident. Shinall is currently being held in the Rankin County Jail on similar charges in that county.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Louisville Police Respond to Two Separate Shooting Incidents Over The Weekend

The Louisville Police Department responded to a call on Vance Street around 1:39 a.m. on Saturday morning at the club classic. And altercation led to shots fired and resulted in four minor injuries. Three individuals required medical attention. One suspect is sought and has been identified.

In a separate incident police were called to the 500 block of Warner Avenue due to a report of shots being fired. This occurred around 8:30 p.m. on Saturday. Witnesses said a small,dark,gray car stopped in the street in front of a residence and fired shots into the home. There were no injuries and police are still investigating at this time.

 Said Chief L.M. Claiborne, "there appears to be a rash of shootings in the community recently. We will do our best to find and remove the individuals responsible from our community."

If you have any information on either of these incidents please contact the Louisville Police Department at 662-773-3511 or Winston County Crime Stoppers at 662-773-9999.

Monday, November 9, 2015

Officers Respond To Shooting on North Court Ave. 11-8-15

On Sunday, November 08, 2015 at 11:00 PM, officers responded to a shots fired call at 505 North Court Ave. Upon arrival officers found two people shot inside of the house.

One, an adult male, had been shot in the lower leg. The other, a male juvenile had been shot in the groin. One was transported to Oktibbeha County Hospital, while the other was taken to UMC in Jackson.

Witnesses stated several black males in a dark SUV may have been involved in the shooting.Anyone with information about this incident should call the Louisville Police Department at 662-773-3511 or Winston County Crime Stoppers at 662-773-9999.