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Deputies: Man arrested, drugs received in mail

A man was arrested, accused of receiving packages of drugs in the mail in Tremont, according to the Itawamba County Sheriff's Office.

Posted: Aug. 23, 2018 8:49 AM
Updated: Aug. 23, 2018 9:03 AM

ITAWAMBA, Miss. (WTVA) - A man was arrested, accused of receiving packages of drugs in the mail in Tremont, according to the Itawamba County Sheriff's Office.

Andrew McCarley, 20, of Hamilton, Alabama, was arrested Tuesday, Chief Deputy Jimmy Sartin said. McCarley is charged with possession of a controlled substance, enhanced with a firearm. 

Multiple agencies assisted in the investigation, which was continued into Alabama. More arrests are anticipated. 

McCarley's bond was set at $10,000.

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