Published on July 27th, 2021 |
by Oxford Police Department
Two Arrested After Gunshots Heard at The Links Apartments in Oxford
On July 26, 2021, at 1 am, an officer with the Oxford Police Department was doing a foot patrol in the Links Apartments when they heard multiple gunshots around the 300 block.
Upon further investigation, officers determined that Alfred McKinney, 21, of Oxford, Mississippi, and Markevius Owten, 22, of Marks, Mississippi, were both involved after a domestic disturbance had occurred that was not reported to law enforcement.
They were both subsequently arrested for Aggravated Assault. No one was injured during this incident.
McKinney and Owten were each given a $50,000 bond by a Lafayette County Justice Court judge.
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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