Monday, November 30, 2020

Crime Report

Oxford Man Charged With Sex Offender Registration Failure

The Lafayette County Sheriff's Department arrested a man listed as a sex offender Wednesday for failing to notify officials of his new address.

18 Citations Issued to Oxford Stores for Selling Beer, Vapes to Minors

Eighteen citations were issued last week to Oxford convenience stores for allegedly selling beer and vape/e-cigarettes to people under 21 years old.

Three Charged with Vehicle Burglaries; One Still At-Large

The Oxford Police Department arrested three teens this weekend for vehicle burglary and are still looking for a fourth suspect.

Wilbanks Wants to Represent Himself at New Murder Trial

A former University of Mississippi student on death row for the murder of a fellow classmate says he wants to appeal his case without an attorney or a jury.

Lafayette Sheriff’s Dept. Arrests 3 in Undercover Child Predator Sting

The Lafayette County Sherriff's Department recently arrested three men as part of a new undercover operation targeting child predators in the area.

Man Arrested After Neighbor Finds Camera in Her Bedroom Wall

An Oxford man has been arrested for allegedly sticking a camera into the wall of his neighbor's house.

Brandon Man Faces Felony DUI Charge

A Brandon man was arrested in Oxford recently for driving under the influence for the third time.

Brazen Shoplifter Faces Felony Crime

The Oxford Police Department arrested a man Friday for walking out of Walmart without paying for several items.

Woman Arrested After Stabbing

An Oxford woman was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stabbing someone three times.

Oxford Man Charged After Hitting a Tree in a Stolen Vehicle

An Oxford man was arrested after he allegedly crashed a stolen vehicle while driving under the influence.

Oxford Resident Charged with Animal Cruelty for Neglected Bunny

An Oxford resident will have to appear in court to answer to a charge of animal cruelty for allegedly leaving a rabbit with no food or water.

Carjacking Attempt Lands Canton Man in Jail

A Canton man was arrested Saturday after allegedly trying to steal a vehicle to get away from a crash scene.

18-Year-Old Oxford Teen Charged with Statutory Rape

An Oxford teen was arrested Monday for allegedly having a sexual relationship with someone under 16 years old.

Must Read

One Dead in Domestic Shooting on College Hill Road

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call on College Hill Road Friday after receiving a report of shots being fired.

Lafayette County Man Charged With Being a Peeping Tom

The Lafayette County Sheriff's Department arrested a man Wednesday for being a “peeping Tom.”

Seven Arrested After Wanted Fugitive Found at Oxford Home

The Lafayette County Sheriff's Department, along with agents with the Metro Narcotics Unit, arrested seven people recently after a wanted fugitive was found inside a home off Highway 6 West.

Oxford Man Charged With Murdering his Wife

An Oxford man has been arrested for the murder of his wife.