Published on July 13th, 2021 |
by Oxford Police Department
Suspect Arrested in Auto Burglaries on South Lamar Boulevard in Oxford
On July 9, 2021, the Oxford Police Department was dispatched to the area of South Lamar in reference to several auto burglaries. Investigators with the Oxford Police Department were notified and began an investigation.
On July 10, Gralyn Jones (24, of Brandon, Mississippi) was arrested without incident. Jones was charged with 4 counts of Commercial Burglary. A Lafayette County Justice Court judge issued Jones a $20,000 bond.
A majority of the stolen property has been recovered, investigators are trying to identify victims and return their property. If you were a victim of this crime, reach out to the Oxford Police Department at 662-232-2400. Investigators are asking if anybody in the Old Taylor Road area had property stolen to contact OPD, as well, in relation to this case.
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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