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Local woman arrested for DUI

Story Submitted Major David Harper of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Tuesday, Jan. 24 at 11:42 a.m., Corporal Jeff Rosenberg was traveling south on County Road 255 behind a green Dodge truck. Corporal Rosenberg noticed that the truck was swerving, and then observed the truck cross the center dividing line before drifting back to the white fog line. The driver of the truck continued to have trouble maintaining lane control and again crossed the center dividing line as oncoming traffic was approaching. Corporal Rosenberg initiated a traffic…

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Three arrested after pursuit

Story Submitted Major David Harper of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Friday, Jan. 13 at 1 p.m. Deputy Marcus Holbrook attempted to stop a red Dodge Charger on Interstate 10 for traveling 89 miles per hour in a posted 70 miles per hour speed zone. The Dodge Charger was traveling west at the 255 mile marker at the time of the radar clock. Deputy Holbrook activated his lights and siren while attempting to catch up to the Dodge Charger but the driver (later identified as Noel Martin,…

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Jail Report Nov. 8 – Nov. 16

Information in the Jail Report is provided to Greene Publishing, Inc., by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office. All people are considered innocent until proven guilty. Questions about people identified in the report should be directed to the MCSO at (850) 973-4001. November 8 Donald Ray Howard, Jr. – Possess/sell of synthetic marijuana or bath salts, possession of cannabis under 20 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia or equipment. November 10 Mark Allen Smith – Possess/sell of controlled substance (cocaine). Jonathan David Taylor – Possess/sell of controlled substance (cocaine). Amanda Sue…

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MPD responds to 1,947 calls in October

The Madison Police Department responded to 1,947 calls in October. This is 395 less calls received than in September. Since January 2015, the department has received 18,306 calls for service. There were 19 reported felonies, 39 reported misdemeanors and 125 incidents reports. Of the 125 incidents reported there were two burglaries, one battery (domestic violence), two aggravated assaults, one simple assault and three drug arrests. The department cleared 15 felonies and 25 misdemeanors. There were 122 warning citations issued. 12 criminal citations were issued and 14 non-criminal citations were issued….

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