Press Releases

2 weeks ago

‼️WANTED PERSON‼️

On Tuesday, April 2, 2019, Lanett Police Department released photographs and video from a theft at the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Reuse Store. The male was identified as Matthew Ryan Allen of Valley, AL. Allen was also linked to several other burglaries and thefts in the immediate area at the same time.

Allen is currently WANTED by the Lanett Police Department for the following charges:

Theft of Property 3rd (Fuller Center)

Theft of Property 1st (theft of a vehicle) from Jerry’s Automotive, Theft of Property 4th (items removed from stolen vehicle)

Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle X 3 and Theft of Property 4th X 3 (for 3 additional vehicles burglarized also from from Jerry’s Auto)

Anyone with any information on Allen’s whereabouts is asked to contact Lanett Police Department at 334-576-0914.

2 weeks ago

Media Release 4/5/2019

Arrest Reports
1. Dustin Irvin, 30, of Lanett, Alabama arrested for Bail Jumping Second Degree.
2. Dequeaze James, 39, of Lanett, Alabama arrested for Bail Jumping Second Degree.

Incident/ Offense Reports
1. Criminal Mischief Third Degree and Theft of Property Fourth Degree were reported in the 700 Block of North 3rd Avenue.
2. Harassment was reported in the 1400 block of North 6th Avenue.

2 weeks ago

Media Release 4/4/2019

Arrest Reports
1. Rodney Vines, 43, of Lanett, Alabama arrested for Bail Jumping Second Degree.
2. Jim Oneal, 47, of Lanett, Alabama arrested for Electronic Solicitation of a Child.
3. Tracy Barker, 46, of Birmingham, Alabama arrested for Bail Jumping Second Degree.
4. Timothy Traffanstedt, 52, of Opelika, Alabama arrested for Theft of Property Fourth Degree.

Incident/ Offense Reports
1. Burglary Third, Theft of Property Third, and Criminal Mischief First Degree were reported in the 6700 block of 15th Street Southwest.

2 weeks ago

Media Release 04/03/2019

Arrest:
1. John Woodruff, 43, of Valley, AL arrested for Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd and Theft of Property 4th.
2. Jason White, 51, of Valley, AL arrested for Harassing Communications.

Incident/Offense Report:
1. Domestic Violence 3rd reported in the 2300 Blk 25th Ave SW.
2. Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle reported in the 700 Blk N Lanier Ave.
3. Theft of Property 3rd reported in the 400 Blk N Gilmer Ave.
4. Harassment reported in the 100 Blk N Gilmer Ave.
5. Harassment reported in the 100 Blk S 6th Ave.
6. Harassment reported in the 1700 Blk 21st.

2 weeks ago

Lanett Police Department needs your assistance in identifying a white male seen in the photos at the Fuller Center on N. Gilmer Avenue. The subject is seen moving items out of the cameras view from the Fuller Center. A witness stated that they saw the unidentified male leave the fuller center and go into the fenced in area of Jerry's Auto directly behind the Fuller Center on N. Lanier Avenue and drive off in a 2004 Silver Chevorlet Silvarado 1500. The subject is wanted in reference to the thefts from the Fuller Center as well as Theft of Proprty 1st from Jerry's Auto. Anyone with any information in this case is asked to contact Sgt. Hancock with CID at 334-644-2146 or 334-576-0914.

2 weeks ago

Lanett Police Department needs your assistance in identifying a white male seen in the video at the Fuller Center on N. Gilmer Avenue. The subject is seen moving items out of the cameras view from the Fuller Center. A witness stated that they saw the unidentified male leave the fuller center and go into the fenced in area of Jerry's Auto directly behind the Fuller Center on N. Lanier Avenue and drive off in a 2004 Silver Chevorlet Silvarado 1500. The subject is wanted in reference to the thefts from the Fuller Center as well as Theft of Proprty 1st from Jerry's Auto. Anyone with any information in this case is asked to contact Sgt. Hancock with CID at 334-644-2146 or 334-576-0914.

2 weeks ago

City officials are currently working a one vehicle traffic accident in the 500 block of North 8th Avenue. North 8th Avenue is closed from North 5th street to Cherry Drive. The utility company has power off in the area as well. Please plan for an alternate route and avoid the area.

2 weeks ago

Media Release 04/02/2019


Arrest:
1. Montavious Stevenson, 27, of Lanett, AL arrested for Giving False ID to Law Enforcement.

Incident/Offense Report:
1. Domestic Violence 3rd reported in the 2300 Blk S Broad Ave.
2. Criminal Mischief 3rd reported in the 600 Blk S 3rd Ave.
3. Theft of Property 1st reported in the 500 Blk N Lanier Ave.

2 weeks ago

Media Release 04/01/2019

Arrest:
1. Ulysses Huguley, 61, of Lanett, AL was arrested for Public Intoxication.
2. Antawin Peavey, 36, of Lanett, AL was arrested for Resisting Arrest.
3. Dameon Story, 36, of Valley, AL was arrested for Poss of Marijuana 2nd.
4. Chavosky Williams, 37, of Lanett, AL was arrested for Poss of Marijuana 2nd and Failure to Appear.
5. Kewana Banks, 36, of Lafayette, AL was arrested for Failure to Appear.
6. Gregory Thompson, 32, of Lanett, AL was arrested for D.U.I.
7. Kendonsky Pruitt, 32, of Valley, AL was arrested for Poss of Marijuana 2nd and Attempting to Elude.
8. Xandon Taylor, 25, of Valley, AL was arrested for Failure to Appear.
9. Jonathan Golden Jr, 18, of Lanett, AL was arrested for Harassment.

Incident/Offense Report:
1. Domestic Violence 3rd reported in the 2600 Blk of 56th Ave SW.
2. Fraudulent use of a credit card reported in the 2300 Blk S Broad Ave.
3. Criminal Littering reported in the 500 Blk N Lanier Ave.
4. Theft of Property 4th reported in the 1700 Blk 8th Ave SW.
5. Theft of Property 2nd reported in the 1400 Blk S Gilmer Ave.
6. Cruelty to Dog/Cat 1st reported in the 2000 Blk 23rd St SW.
7. Domestic Violence 3rd reported in the 800 Blk S 13th St.
8. Domestic Violence 3rd reported in the 2300 Blk S Broad Ave.
9. Criminal Mischief 3rd, Criminal Trespass 3rd reported in the 1800 Blk 32nd Dr SW.
10. Criminal Mischief 3rd reported in the 600 Blk N 14th Ct.
11. Cruelty to Animals reported in the 2600 Blk Cusseta Rd.
12. Criminal Mischief 2nd reported in the 10 Blk E 22nd St.
13. Theft of Property 4th reported in the 400 Blk S Gilmer Ave.

3 weeks ago

Media Release 3/29/19

Arrest Reports
1. Jonathan Golden Jr., 18, of Lanett, Alabama arrested for Harassment.
2. Kendonsky Pruitt, 32, of Lanett, Alabama arrested for Possession of Marijuana Second Degree and Attempting to Elude a Police Officer.
3. Timothy Carpenter, 31, of Lanett, Alabama arrested for Bail Jumping Second Degree.
4. Xandon Taylor, 25, of Valley, Alabama arrested for Bail Jumping Second Degree.
5. Gregory Thompson, 32, of Lanett, Alabama arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol.

Incident/ Offense Reports
1. Cruelty to Dog First Degree reported in the 2000 block of 23rd Street Southwest.
2. Domestic Violence Third Degree reported in the 800 block of South 13th Street.
3. Domestic Violence Third Degree and Criminal Mischief Third Degree were reported in the 2300 block of South Broad Avenue.
4. Criminal Trespass Third Degree and Criminal Mischief Third Degree were reported in the 1800 block of 32nd Drive Southwest.

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