On Friday, August 23, 2019, officers with the Oxford Police Department received a call about a motorcycle on the side of the road of Anderson Road with no one around it. It was later discovered that the motorcycle had been stolen from a nearby apartment complex.
During the course of the investigation, detectives learned that the suspects were William Johnson (29 of Oxford, Mississippi) and William Yourn (37 of Abbeville, Mississippi).
They were both arrested for grand larceny and transported to the Lafayette County Detention Center. Johnson and Yourn were both given a bond of $5,000 by a Justice Court Judge.