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Houston man arrested for drugs in Clay County

Brandon Thompson | Photo: Clay County Jail

Clay County officers arrested a Houston man for possession of illegal drugs.

Posted: Aug 10, 2018 3:37 PM

CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Clay County officers arrested a Houston man for possession of illegal drugs.

Brandon Thompson, 32, was arrested on August 4 as a result of a traffic stop.

Clay County Sheriff Eddie Scott says Thompson and another person attempted to elude officers.

Thompson was captured, and the other person escaped.

Thompson is charged with possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession of hydrocodone and several misdemeanor offenses.

Scott says officers seized narcotics and approximately $1,667.72 in cash.

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