MPD Overnight Recap: This is a part of the crime report distributed by the Mobile Police Department. These crimes occurred Thursday, March 14.
According to police, on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at approximately 3:11 p.m. police responded to a suspicious call at Murphy High School which is located at 100 South Carlen Street.
They say the call involved a missing student. Authorities say once the student was located, she said she had been kidnapped but officers discovered the student had not been truthful. She was transported to Strickland Youth Center.
Other crimes committed on Thursday were:
Attempting to Elude, Active Traffic Warrants
On Thursday, March 14, 2019 at approximately 7:44 a.m. police observed a vehicle on Old Shell Road with an expired tag. The driver sped up when the officer tried to stop him. Jason Cox, 45, was arrested.
Theft of Property 1st, Burglary 3rd
On Thursday, March 14, 2019 at approximately 10:30 a.m. police responded to the Circle K at Theodore Dawes Road and I-10 in reference to a stolen pickup truck found belonging to the Theodore Volunteer Fire Department. The volunteer firefighters tracked the truck to the location and found Jeramy Bexley, 32, fleeing from the driver’s seat. They were able to apprehend him. Further investigation by police revealed that their fire station was also broken into and equipment and tools taken. Officers recovered some of those items in a nearby dirt pit and others at Bexley’s residence. The truck and all the stolen items were returned to the Theodore Volunteer Fire Department. Bexley was arrested.
On Thursday, March 14, 2019 at approximately 3:50 p.m. an unknown male subject entered the Quick Stop Grocery, 1101 Dauphin Street, and approached the counter. The subjected demanded money from the register armed with a firearm, took the money and fled.
Unlawful Breaking and Entering Vehicle, Criminal Trespass 1st
On Thursday, March 14, 2019 at approximately 4 p.m. police responded to the 1500 block of Church Street. The victim stated Ann Jackson, 30, opened the front door of her residence and entered the living room asking to use her phone. After Jackson exited the residence, she attempted to gain entry to the victim’s vehicle by pulling on the door handle. Jackson was arrested