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Drug-related arrests made in Chickasaw County

(L-R): O'Neal, Barr | Photo: Chickasaw County Jail

Four people face drug-related charges in Chickasaw County.

Posted: Nov. 28, 2017 1:36 PM

CHICKASAW COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) – Several people face drug-related charges in Chickasaw County.

On Saturday, November 25, Houston police, North Mississippi narcotic agents and Chickasaw County deputies made a traffic stop on Joshua Brown, 32, on County Road 345 in Houston.


Michael Griffin | Photo: Chickasaw County Jail

Joshua Brown | Photo: Chickasaw County Jail

The sheriff’s department says agents recovered meth during the stop.

As a result, Brown was charged with the possession of meth. His bond was set at $10,000.

On Sunday, November 26, the same agencies arrested Michael Griffin, 52, on Madison Avenue in Houston during a traffic stop.

The sheriff’s department says agents recovered several grams of meth. As a result, Griffin was charged with the possession of meth. His bond was set at $10,000.

On Monday, November 27, officers arrested Eric O’Neal , 20, and Myquinton Barr, 18, on County Road 76 in Woodland.

The sheriff’s department says officers recovered several grams of cocaine, marijuana and guns.

O’Neal is charged with the possession of marijuana with intent to sell and possession of cocaine with intent to sell.

Barr was charged with the same.

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