TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - An observant citizen's report led to the arrests of two teenagers in Tupelo.
On Friday morning, the citizen notified Tupelo Police that two males were looking into cars at the Vista Ridge Apartments.
Joseph Hickman | Source: Tupelo Police Department
Officers found the two and recovered four guns between them. Police also recovered a misdemeanor amount of suspected marijuana, according to Police Capt. Charles McDougald.
Police arrested Joseph Hickman, 18, of Tupelo, and an unnamed 17-year-old for misdemeanor charges.
Police later charged Hickman with auto burglary, directing a minor to commit a felony and the sale of a stolen firearm.
Charges are pending regarding the 17-year-old.