Vicksburg Police Reports: Arson, Auto Theft, and April-May Crime Stats – The Vicksburg Post

The Vicksburg Police Department released information on crimes reported in the city from June 18-20, along with crime statistics for the months of April and May.

Residential burglary reported on Warrenton Road

Officers responded to a residential burglary report at 10.06am on June 18 in the 300 block of Warrenton Road.

The victim said someone entered the residence through an unsecured window. It is unknown which elements are missing at this time.

The case is currently under investigation.

Stolen catalytic converters on Lane Street

Officers responded to a report of two catalytic converters being stolen from the 1700 block of Lane Street at 12.16pm on June 18. The victim said someone removed the converters from a 2005 Kia Amanti and a 2005 BMW 325. The case is currently ongoing. investigation.

Car set on fire in suspected arson

Officers responded to a report of a vehicle fire on the 1300 block of Bay Street at 6:02 p.m. Sunday.

The owner of the vehicle reported hearing something hit the hood and windshield of her vehicle, then saw a male subject running away.

The case is currently under investigation.

Car burglary reported on Crawford Street

Officers responded to a report of car burglary in the 1700 block of Crawford Street at 5.03pm on Sunday.

The victim said one of the rear windows of a white 2001 Ford Expedition was smashed and several tools worth $800 were taken away.

The case is currently under investigation.

Reported car burglary near Bazinsky Road

Officers responded to a report of a car burglary in the Bazinsky Road and Lakehill Drive area at 12:04 p.m. Monday.

The victim reported that he parked his Ford Ranger and trailer in that vicinity while cutting the grass. As he was about to leave, he noticed that his iPhone 12 was missing from the cabin of the truck.

The vehicle has been unlocked. The case is currently under investigation.

Vehicle stolen from First East Street

Officers responded to a car theft report in the 1300 block of First East Street at 11:44 p.m. Monday.

The victim said a 1978 Dodge Magnum was missing. The case is currently under investigation.

Crime statistics for April and May 2022

Reports: 1259
Arrests: 334
Warrants: 72
Quotes: 288
Warnings: 14
DUI: 7

Crimes in April

Flight: 3
Aggravated assault: 10
Corporate burglary: 3
Residential burglary: 3
Auto Burglary: 25
Car theft: 4
Domestic violence: 23

Crimes in May

Forced rape: 1
Flight: 1
Aggravated Assault: 1
Corporate burglary: 1
Residential burglary: 9
Auto Burglary: 24
Car theft: 12
Abduction: 1
Domestic Violence: 29