OPD responds to calls about intoxicated drivers and domestic violence


Oxford Police responded to 17 incidents between May 29 and June 4. The incidents included multiple intoxicated drivers and instances of domestic violence.

At 12:30 p.m. May 29, officers responded to a call about a suspect breaking the windows of a vehicle with a large rock on the 800 block of McGuffey Avenue.

At 3:20 p.m. May 31, Oxford police responded to a call of an intoxicated driver on the 400 block of Maxine Drive. The suspect had an open container in a stationary vehicle and had a previous OVI within the past 20 years.

During a traffic stop on College Corner Pike at 8:10 p.m. May 31, officers arrested an intoxicated driver for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. The suspect was pulled over for an expired registration.

At 11:43 p.m. June 1, a suspect was arrested for trespassing on the back porch of a local resident’s house on the 100 block of West Spring Street. The suspect was known to trespass in the area before.

On June 6 at 7 p.m., officers responded to the 5100 block of College Corner Pike for a report of domestic violence. The suspect was found later that day and was charged with domestic violence, assault on a police officer and resisting arrest.