UPDATE: Wanted man now in custody in Clay County

Marcus Torrell Starks | Photo: Clay County Jail

Marcus Torrell Starks in now in the Clay County jail.

Posted: Dec 18, 2017 4:03 PM
Updated: Dec 18, 2017 4:04 PM

WEST POINT, Miss. (WTVA) – A man wanted by state and local law enforcement is now in the Clay County jail.

According to the Clay County jail’s roster, 36-year-old Marcus Torrell Starks was booked at 2:09 p.m. on Monday, December 18.

He faces charges of sale of meth, trafficking in controlled substance and possession of marijuana.

According to the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics (MBN), he fled when officers attempted to arrest him on Thursday, December 14.

The drug investigation into Starks led to the seizure of more than $10,000 worth of meth.

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