Published on December 19th, 2019 |
by Oxford Police Department
Oxford, Mississippi Man Arrested for Domestic Violence After Standoff with Police
On Monday, December 16, 2019, at approximately 1:30 am, officers with the Oxford Police Department responded the emergency department at Baptist Memorial Hospital – North Mississippi for a person who had a non-life threatening gunshot wound.
Around 2:00 am, the suspect, Jodie Jacobs (36 of Oxford, Mississippi) was located at his residence at Countryview Village off of Anchorage Road. Officers set up around the house and began negotiating his safe surrender.
The Oxford Police Department Crisis Negotiators were able to talk Jacobs safely out of the house at 6:40 AM. He was taken into custody without further incident.
Jacobs has been charged with domestic violence – aggravated assault and is currently awaiting a bond hearing. We will have further information and a booking photo after he is booked.
Oxford Police Department The Oxford Police Department is housed 715 Molly Barr Road. The department has more than 70 full-time officers and staff and provides a wide range of protection and enforcement services.
The Police Department has a community-oriented policing philosophy and provides around-the-clock patrols. Other services include crime prevention programs, such as Neighborhood Watch and D.A.R.E., as well as specialized units including Mounted Patrol, K-9 Unit, DUI Enforcement and the City Dispatch.
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