Shannon man charged with theft of City of Oxford vehicle

Marcus Shumpert

On October 14, 2020, officers were contacted by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department about a City of Oxford, Mississippi work truck being reported stolen.

Officers were unaware of a missing vehicle so they contacted the department within the city and confirmed a work truck was missing from the parking lot.

Monroe County Sheriff’s Office informed officers that a male identified as Marcus Shumpert, 33 of Shannon) was inside the vehicle at the time deputies encountered the vehicle.

Shumpert was transported back to Oxford and given a bond of $2,500 by a Lafayette County Justice Court Judge.

He has been charged with theft of a motor vehicle.

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