Two Charged in Residential Holdup

Meridian police have arrested two people in connection with an armed robbery that happened earlier this month.

Police say 21-year-old Sederrick Fox and Demarkeio Pritchett, 19, of Meridian, are charged in the robbery of an individual in a residence Mar. 19.

The robbery happened at a home on 15th Street. No injuries were reported.

Both men are charged with armed robbery. Bond has been set at $35,000 for Fox, and $10,000 for Pritchett.

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  • by Concerned Citizen on Mar 29, 2010 at 08:17 AM
    Both of them were arrested last year 1 for possession of marijuana and 1 for contempt. Does not seem like they learned much by being let go Sherrell. Looks like you need help in grammar class yourself. Maybe they will learn something in jail...Where they need to be. You must be a family member.
  • by Anonymous on Mar 29, 2010 at 05:18 AM
    The time has come for us to protect ourselves & those we care about.A rep for being crazy in possession of bad dogs & weapons seems to be the only thing that slows these kind of folks down.And you better be willing to use both.One mistake I understand but a life long thing is just a career & they need to be locked up somewhere hot/cold, uncomfortable, and where they have to work 10-12 hours a day to pay for their own upkeep.They cost me no matter what, as it is today, either they steal from me or my tax dollars go to pay for their room & board.The public gets sc--- either way.By the way, this is not cruel and unusally punishment. This is the way that most of us, who have even a little, started out(just not locked up).
  • by Anonymous on Mar 28, 2010 at 10:14 AM
    its people like "ki_yo_te" that makes MPSD a failing district
  • by rooster Location: Meridian on Mar 27, 2010 at 07:30 AM
    Fox is another of a long list of career criminals we have living here in Meridian. Criminals like Fox look at jail much like productive citizens look at work. They know the courts will give them little to no time for their crime, so their job is to report to jail and work off their time at taxpayers expense. Its time that many of the career criminals start paying for their repeat visits to the county jail.
  • by Ki_yo_te Location: Lauderdale on Mar 26, 2010 at 08:45 PM
    Arm Up! The castle Doctrine is quick and easy. Don't believe it? Word gets out real quick when you bust a cap of onload a shotgun on someone. 10 years now and we don't get anymoe "accidental" drives up at the house looking the place over very carefully. Law enforcement can't do it all. They are stretched thin enough as it is. Get to know your neighbors. Watch out for them, and ask them to do the same for you. Take back your streets! Take back you neighborhood!.. Take back your life!
  • by Loretta Bennett Location: Meridian on Mar 26, 2010 at 07:38 PM
    Sherrell,They are going to get all the help they would ever need. They are going behind a cell door.
  • by uno me on Mar 26, 2010 at 07:00 PM
    welcome to the real world; if you boys did this.. you men.. so dont expect pity.. and stop making excuses for your own faults
  • by WOW on Mar 26, 2010 at 04:35 PM
    Numerous people have tried to help those two (I am one of them, I used to teach them both) however they have been traveling down the wrong path for a while now. I didn't want to see them get to this point but if you do the crime then you must do the time. In my opinion, jail is the only help they need at this point, there is no turning back!
  • by me on Mar 26, 2010 at 04:27 PM
    Why would we let them go and get help? They robbed an innocent person and we should just let them go?!?!?! What if that innocent person was you, your son/daughter, mom/dad?????? Would you want them to be let go then???? People work too hard to have some THUG come into their home and take all of their stuff and I think it is a crying shame that someone would want to let them go!!!!! Do you know how many people in jail have been released and then REPEATED the same thing???? Maybe we should just free them all and say someone is going to help them....Wonder what would happen then?! Perhaps someone would come rob YOU! Bet you wouldn't think we should let them go then.
  • by sherrell Location: meridian on Mar 26, 2010 at 03:32 PM
    that is jus wrong what u need to b sayin is let them go so we can get them sum help that is whats wrong with young peoples today they have nobody to help but want to see them LOCKED UP.
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