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Ripley man charged with drug possession in Monroe County

Joshua Dale Southard was arrested in Monroe County on Thursday.

Posted: Dec 28, 2017 2:55 PM

MONROE COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) – A man from Ripley was arrested for drug possession while on school property.

According to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department, 27-year-old Joshua Dale Southard was arrested on Thursday in Becker.


Joshua Dale Southard | Photo: Monroe County Jail

He was charged with the possession of a controlled substance and ecstasy. The sheriff’s department says Southard is a registered sex offender and will be in violation of his probation.

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