|The Byhalia Police Department responded to 29 calls during the past week.|
|Chief Gary Looney released the following report – alarm calls, 8; disturbances, 1; escorts, 1; harassment, 1; medical, 10; miscellaneous, 7; and thefts, 1.|
|Byhalia police officers also made two arrests during the past week, according to Chief Looney.|
Photo by Sue Watson
Photo by Barry BurlesonLaw enforcement officers block Highway 72 at Slayden after reports Tuesday afternoon of an active shooter in the area.
A man suspected of shooting into two vehicles travelling on Highway 72 at Slayden was apprehended Tuesday afternoon after an intensive manhunt, according to sheriff Kenny Dicker
The theme of this year’s 45th annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference was slavery.
Sunday around 8 a.m., a suspect put an object to the head of the store clerk at Son’s Exxon in Barton and demanded cash, according to sheriff Kenny Dickerson.