Arrest report was duplicated
March 28, 2019
In last week’s police report Jasmine Jones was shown as being arrested on March 14 at 4:01 p.m. on a charge of DUI. The arrest report provided to us by the Petersburg Police Department showed a March arrest date, a new booking number and new arrest number that differed from the arrest report given on Feb. 23. The Pilot printed the arrest information as a second arrest.
When contacted by Jones this week this newspaper was accused of printing the second March arrest maliciously.
We explained to Jones that the March incident was indeed a part of last week’s police department’s media repo...