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After years of scattered success scamming citizens, look-alike business directories continue to target small businesses and companies across the country using the Yellow Pages name and walking fingers logo to swindle profits from proprietors, reports the BBB and FTC.

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High Five mugshots

1. Kerry Collier is a 25-year-old black male wanted for delivery of a controlled substance. No bond.

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Crime Stopper of the Year Award recipient Henry Adams accepts his award.

The Crime Stoppers of the Year Awards reception, held Tuesday, Oct. 27, at the Beaumont Event Centre, celebrated not only the success of the program but also three citizens who have aided in the mission to make Beaumont’s streets safer for the community.

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The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Warrant Division is asking for the public’s assistance in locating an armed and dangerous fugitive.

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Beaumont Independent School District's South Park Middle School was placed on lockdown shortly before 11 a.m. on Thursday. According to district representative Nakisha Myles Burns, shots were fired in the area. "Students are safe and secure," she said. "BISD police are on the scene." The lockdown was lifted around 30 minutes later.

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