REPORT: Grenada councilman indicted

The Grenada Star reports Councilman Joshua Hughes faces a four-count indictment.

Posted: Jul 25, 2018 7:00 PM
Updated: Jul 26, 2018 4:01 PM

GRENADA, Miss. (WTVA) - A Grenada County grand jury has indicted Grenada Councilman Joshua Hughes.

The Grenada Star reports Hughes was arrested Wednesday morning after the grand jury handed up the four-count indictment —conspiracy to commit a crime, wire fraud and two counts of insurance fraud.

The newspaper says the indictment of Hughes and another man, Bobby Barnes of Grenada, has to do with a false insurance claim with Allstate on a reported stolen vehicle.

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