4 Meridian police officers indicted for theft, embezzlement

Each faces a maximum of 10 years in prison.

4 Meridian police officers indicted for theft, embezzlement
The alleged crimes all occurred between January 2016 and December 2019.

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WLBT) - Four Meridian police officers were indicted on federal charges, United State Attorney Mike Hurst announced Wednesday.

  • Captain James Arrington, 62, was indicted on two counts of theft and embezzlement totaling over $22,000 in losses
Capt. James Arrington
Capt. James Arrington (Source: WTOK)
  • Sergeant Dareall Thompson, 41, was indicted on two counts of theft and embezzlement totaling over $14,000 in losses
Dareall Thompson
Dareall Thompson (Source: WTOK)
  • Officer Tenesia Evans, 37, was indicted with one count of theft and embezzlement of over $13,000
Tenesia Evans
Tenesia Evans (Source: WTOK)
  • Former officer Erica Harmon, 51, was indicted with one count of theft and embezzlement of more than $5,000
Erica Harmon
Erica Harmon (Source: WTOK)

The alleged crimes all occurred between January 2016 and December 2019. All four were arraigned and released on bond.

Each faces a maximum of 10 years in prison.

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