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Four Arrested on Drug Charges in Monroe

Willis

Knight

Jones

Brand

FROM MONROE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

On 08/05/2013 Monroe County Sheriff’s Department arrested James Scott Knight, 30, of Amory. Knight is charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Correctional Facility. Knight has been transferred to Rankin County Correctional Facility at this time.

On 08/06/2013, Chrissy Lynn Willis, 38, of Hamilton, MS., was arrested by Monroe County Sheriff’s Department on a capias warrant for Sale of Controlled Substance. The arrest came after Willis was indicted by the Grand Jury on Sale of Controlled Substance. No bond has been set at this time. Willis is currently being held at Monroe County Detention Center.

Monroe County Sheriff’s Department and North Ms. Narcotics Unit arrested Rashon C. Brand, 20, of Starkville, and Keith K. Jones, 28, of Starkville. Brand is charged with misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana. Jones is charged with felony Possession of Crack Cocaine with Intent. The arrests came as a result of a traffic stop at Hwy 45 A and Strong Rd in Monroe County. Bond has not been set. Both subjects are being held at Monroe County Detention Center.