Mexico Public Safety Department Report 1/20/22


Mexico Public Safety reports the arrest of 56 Alton Ward yesterday (Wednesday) for a violation of protection order.


25 year old Mersady A. Hatfield was arrested yesterday (Wednesday) for leaving the scene of an accident.

According to Mexico Public Safety it happened when a vehicle driven by Hatfield side swiped another vehicle causing damage and Hatfield left the scene.

No injuries were reported.


A Mexico woman is recovering from injuries after a 2 car accident yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon on North Clark at West Monroe.

According to the accident report a vehicle driven by 32 year old Jared B. Jackson of Mexico entered the intersection and was hit by a vehicle driven by 86 year old Wanda L. Leach of Mexico.

Leach’s vehicle continued traveling southwest hitting a traffic data collection pole, damaging the device. Leach was taken to Boone Hospital to be treated for her injuries.


Mexico Public Safety responded to the following calls for service yesterday (Wednesday):

Loitering at 420 West Monroe.

A suspicious vehicle on South Washington.

A suspicious noise at Country Place Court.