Man charged with illegal possession of firearm

Police charged a Columbus man with illegal possession of a firearm.

Posted: Feb. 7, 2018 1:32 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Police charged a Columbus man with illegal possession of a firearm. 


Jordan Jennings | Photo: Columbus PD

On February 3 sometime near 8:55 p.m., Columbus police received a report of a person opening a car door of an occupied vehicle on 2nd Street North near the Trotter Convention Center.  

Police say the complainant gave a description of the suspect to police, resulting in police scouring the area. 

Police contacted with a person at 6th Street South/College Street matching the description of the suspect. 

The suspect was identified as Jordan Jennings, 26. Police say he is a convicted felon and found to be in possession of a firearm. 

He was arrested and charged with the possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. 

Article Comments

Tupelo
Clear
84° wxIcon
Hi: 94° Lo: 72°
Feels Like: 90°
Columbus
Clear
82° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 89°
Oxford
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 85°
Starkville
Clear
77° wxIcon
Hi: 92° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 78°
WTVA Radar
WTVA Temperatures
WTVA Severe Weather