Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Local Law Enforcement Searching For Suspect

Winston County law enforcement is asking for the public's assistance in locating this individual. Nick Rush, born 7/24/1995 is wanted for questioning by the Neshoba County authorities for strong arm robbery.

 Rush is a resident of Winston County and is known to have been in the area.  If you have any information about Rush's whereabouts, please contact Winston Crimestoppers at 662-773-9999 or the Winston County Sheriff's Office at 662-773-5881. 

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Suspect Sought

Law enforcement officials are asking for the public's assistance in
locating a suspect wanted in connection with a felony pursuit that occurred on January 29.

The Winston County Sheriff's Department is searching for Corneilous Henley, a black male, age 32. Henley is described as 5'8" and approximately 145-150 lbs with a distinctive right eye.

On Thursday, January 29, deputies with the Winston County Sheriff's Department seized 41 grams of uncut cocaine after a search of a vehicle involved in a pursuit. The suspects involved ultimately ran from the vehicle and into surrounding woods. Information inside the vehicle and officer identification has led to the search for Henley.

Henley is currently on probation from the Ms. Department of Corrections. If you have any information relating to Henley's whereabouts or this incident, contact the Winston County Sheriff's Department at 662-773-5881 or Winston County CrimeStoppers at 662-773-9999

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Sheriff's Office to Provide Enhanced Carry Handgun Class

Back by popular demand, the Winston County Sheriff's Office
along with the Citizen's Advisory Board and the Board of County Supervisors will be sponsoring another NRA Handgun Class on September 27.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Department Makes Arrest in County Burglary

A burglary occurred on August 29 around 1:30 am at a residence located near the intersection of Hinze Rural Rd and Massey-Hisaw Rd. The occupant was home at the time but did not awaken during the burglary.

Perpetrators entered through the back door of the residence and stole prescription drugs and three guns.

After investigation, the Sheriff's Office made 2 arrests on Monday - an 18 year old male and a 23 year old male. Their names have not been released but they are currently in custody in the Winston Choctaw County Regional Correctional Facility. Bond is to be set today (Wednesday).

Other individuals are under investigation in connection with this crime. If you have information on this crime or others, contact Winston County Crime Stoppers at 662-773-9999 or the Winston County Sheriff's Office at 662-773-5881.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Suspects Sought for Fuel Theft

CHARGES PENDING!!!Local law enforcement is looking for information leading to the arrest of an individual or individuals for the theft of as much as $10,000 in fuel through the unauthorized use of a company credit card at the Waring Oil location on West Main in Louisville in the months of April/May. The Winston County Sheriff's Department is looking for two individuals for questioning who were in the truck pictured above and below.

Video timestamp indicate that the events occurred at least on April 17, 2014 and May 11. If you have any information concerning this truck or the individuals wanted for questioning, please contact the Winston County Sheriff's Department at 662-773-5881 or contact Winston County Crimestoppers at 662-773-9999. If your information leads to an arrest, a reward may be available.