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VPD Crime Report – August 4, 2011




Arrests: Reginald Benard Scott, 24 Years of Age was transported from the Hinds County Detention Center August 3, 2011 to the Vicksburg Police Department where he was processed on an Uttering Forgery and Auto Burglary charges, which stemmed from a report filed with VPD on July 12, 2011. The victim reported unknown subject(s) entered her vehicle and stole her purse which contained personal checks. Scott was arrested by Jackson Police Department on July 12, 2011 for attempting to cash the victim’s check. Auto Theft: August 4, 2011 2226 hours, victim reported he parked his vehicle for several days in the 1500 block of Walnut Street while on a job assignment out of town. When he returned his vehicle was missing. The vehicle is described as a 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche, dark blue in color, Mississippi license plate WA9631. Armed Robberies: Three armed robberies and an attempted armed robbery was reported to the Vicksburg Police. Those robberies are: August 4, 2011 0219 hours, while working after hours construction at Kentucky Fried Chicken located at 2915 Clay Street, victim reported he was approached by an armed gunman who demanded cash. The victim was robbed of his wallet which contained an undetermined amount of cash. August 4, 2011 0315 hours, victim reported while riding his bike in the area of Confederate Ave. and Army/Navy Dr., he was approached by a male subject with a firearm demanding cash. The victim reported he gave the robber an undetermined amount of cash. August 4, 2011 0327 hours, victim reported he was walking from a local hotel to the Waffle House located at 2449 North Frontage Road when he was approached by a male subject brandishing a handgun and demanding cash. The victim gave his wallet containing an undetermined amount of cash and ran to the Waffle House. The victim was chased into the Waffle House where he continued to rob a patron and attempted to rob the waitress while she was at the register. The robber left with an undetermined amount of cash from the patron. Vicksburg police are asking anyone with information regarding these robberies to contact the Vicksburg Police Department at 601.636.2511 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 601.355.TIPS or 1.888.8CRIMES.]]]]> ]]>

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