Marshals take wanted Mantachie man into custody

A Mantachie man finally turns himself in after officers found a large amount of drugs inside his home.

Posted: Mar. 14, 2018 3:47 PM

ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A Mantachie man finally turns himself in after officers found a large amount of drugs inside his home. 

On February 20, Itawamba County deputies, Fulton police and narcotics agents executed a search warrant at the home of Russell Esters, 25, of Mantachie. 

Officers found a large quantity if alleged meth, large quantity of alleged marijuana, an AK-47 and numerous pieces of furniture stolen from a plant in Mantachie. 

He was arrested by U.S. marshals after he turned himself in on Tuesday, March 13. 

His bond was set at $20,000. 

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