Monday, February 27, 2017

Winston Sheriff Searching for Suspect in Connection of Burglaries Within the County



The Winston County Sheriff's Office is asking the public's assistance in locating Johnathan Keith Stafford wanted for questioning in connection with a number of burglaries in the county, including several in the Nanih Waiya area. Stafford from the Preston area is a white male, 32 years old, 180 lbs and 5' 10" tall. He is known to drive a black Dodge Journey. If you have information as to his location please contact the Winston County Sheriff's office at 662-773-5881 or Winston Co. Crime Stoppers at 662-773-9999.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Louisville PD Investigating Monday Morning Burglaries

Louisville Police and ATF officials are investigating a burglary of a number of guns from a Louisville business. The burglary occurred at 4:13 am on Monday (2-20-17) at the Western Auto on West Main. Reports indicate that more than 10 handguns were taken. This is the second time this property has been burglarized since May of 2016.

Assistant Chief Andy Taylor indicated that there was surveillance on the scene and that the department is reviewing video and following up on other leads.

If you have any information on this crime contact the Louisville Police Department at 662-773- or Winston County Crime Stoppers at 662-773-9999. A $1000 reward has been offered by the ATF and a $500 reward from Winston County Crime Stoppers for information that leads to the recovery of the guns and a conviction of those responsible.

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Louisville PD Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect

The Louisville Police Department is requesting the public's assistance in locating a suspect in an armed robbery. The Tobacco Outlet on South Church Street was robbed on December 13th. LPD is searching for Christopher Ellis (pictured here) in connection with the case.

If you have any information as to the whereabouts of Ellis or if you have any information concerning this crime, please contact the Louisville Police Department at 662-773-3511 or Winston County CrimeStoppers at 662-773-9999.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Louisville PD Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect - 12-13-16

On December 13, 2016 at 7:38 PM officers responded to the Tobacco Outlet, 208 South Church Ave. to a reported armed robbery. Officers spoke with the clerk who stated a black male wearing a ski mask entered the store armed with a small handgun. The suspect ordered her to take him to the safe. He then made the clerk get on the floor and he took the money from the safe. If you have any information on this robbery, contact the Louisville Police Department at 662-773-3511 or Winston County Crime Stoppers at 662-773-9999.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Winston Co. Sheriff Searching for Stolen 4Wheeler

The Winston County Sheriff is offering a reward up to $500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of suspect(s) responsible for the theft of an ATV on Tuesday night (October 18).
 The 2015 Polaris Razor pictured here was taken from a residence on Johnson 5 Road south of Noxapater.

There are reports of an unknown truck and trailer seen in the area. If you have information on this crime, please contact the Winston County Sheriff's Office at 662-773-5881 or Winston County CrimeStoppers at 662-773-9999.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Sheriff Requests Info on Burglaries

The Winston County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help concerning a pair of burglaries that occurred in the early morning hours of September 19 on Brooksville Road in the Singleton area. Best estimates indicate that the thefts occurred around 5:00 am. A similar theft occurred in the Crystal Ridge area as well.

Some of the items include but is not limited to:

A Kawasaki 4-wheeler,Stihl 440 magnum chainsaw, Stevens 12 gauge shotgun, severally cordless drills ( Dewalts and a Skil), Cordless Sawzall, Almost new Dewalt 7" grinder, Dewalt compact router, a large amount of hand tools and wrenches, Pulsar nx550 scope, Bushnel digital monocular, almost new pair of camo knee Muck boots size 13, an assortment of game cameras and hunting clothing.

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

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Louisville Police Seeking Suspect

RESOLVED     A woman paying for groceries at Vowell's Market Place on August 1, 2016 accidentally left an envelope with $600 cash at the register. When she went to retrieve the envelope the cashier told her that a middle aged black male with a hat and shades told her it was his when she asked. When the store's security video was reviewed, it clearly shows the man taking the money. The suspect was driving a white vehicle, make unknown, with an American flag tied to the drivers mirror. If anyone knows the identity or whereabouts of this person, please contact the Louisville Police Department at 662-773-3511 or Winston County CrimeStoppers at 662-773-9999.