Updated – Late Night ATV Rides in Leake and a Crash in Thomastown

Thursday, June 16, 2022


1:54 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to complaints of people riding ATVs on private property on Dorsey Road.

2:11 a.m. – Carthage Police responded to a call from a resident of East Franklin Street reporting that there was an individual standing in the street screaming.

3:15 a.m. – Carthage Police were dispatched to a residence on East Main Street when they were alerted to a vehicle that was broken into.

11:52 a.m. – Leake County Deputies and MS HWY Patrol were dispatched to a one-vehicle accident on HWY 43 South in the Thomastown area. A vehicle crashed into a ditch while swerving to keep from hitting another vehicle that was driving in the wrong lane. Only minor injuries were reported.


*UPDATES*

1:27 p.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to a call reporting a disturbance at a residence on Risher Road.

2:23 p.m. – Leake County Deputies and MS HWY Patrol were dispatched to a one-vehicle crash on HWY 16 East near HWY 427 in Edinburg. No injuries were reported.

2:48 p.m. – Carthage Police were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash on HWY 16 East near Eastside Pawn & Gun. One vehicle was blocking traffic. No injuries were reported.

3:10 p.m. – Leake County Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Nichols Lane off Waggoner Road in response to reports of a disturbance in progress there.

4:25 p.m. – Carthage Police Department, Carthage Fire Department, and Carthage Volunteers were dispatched to HWY 35 at Scott Gas when a tree fell on a vehicle. There were also multiple power poles down and a power line across the vehicle. The driver of the vehicle was able to get out and away from the vehicle and power lines.

6:18 p.m. – Leake County Deputies were alerted to stolen property from a residence on Mills Road in the Madden area.

6:38 p.m. – Leake county Deputies responded to a call reporting a domestic disturbance at a residence on Morgan Road near Lena.

7:25 p.m. – Carthage Fire Department and Carthage Police Department were alerted to a power line down and on fire on Fernwood Street.

10:42 p.m. – Leake County Deputies were alerted to suspicious people near a residence on HWY 25 North between Richardson Road and Robinson Road.