• Carey Meitzler

County roundup results in 20 arrests; more still sought


On Thursday, Pearl River County Sheriff's Office (PRCSO) Narcotics Investigators along with Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics (MBN), US Marshals, and the Mississippi Department of Corrections conducted an operation across Pearl River County.

Over the past months members of the PRCSO Narcotics Division and Agents with MBN made numerous controlled purchases of illegal narcotics from suspects across PRC. Suspects targeted in this investigation are mid – to street level drug dealers.

During this investigation, approximately (59) felony arrest warrants were secured for (20) suspects, and an additional 11 suspects were added by the MDOC and PRCSO for subjects that have absconded. The majority of sales cases involve the sale of heroin, methamphetamine, and or prescription narcotics.

Suspects arrested are as follows:

1) Craig Ainsworth age 44 99 Fred Strain Road Carriere

Sale of Controlled Substance

2) Ellis Bennett age 48 211 Moeller Road Picayune

3 Counts for Sale of Controlled Substance and 2 counts Conspiracy to Sell C/S

3) Michael Frierson age 35 514 Old Kiln Road Picayune

2 Counts for Sale of Controlled Substance and (3) Conspiracy to Sell C/S

4) Heather Shaw age 27 W/F 514 Old Kiln Road Picayune

2 Counts for Sale of Controlled Substance and (3) Conspiracy to Sell C/S

5) Marshoun Travis age 48 734 Homer Ladner Road Poplarville

3 counts for Sale of C/S

6) Marty Smith age 56 W/M 27 Kandice Sue Lane Poplarville

2 Counts for Sale of Controlled Substance and 2 counts Conspiracy to Sell C/S

7) Cortell Randolph

(2) Sale of Controlled Substance and (2) Conspiracy to Sell C/S

8) Herbert Charamie age 33 W/M 85 W Timber Bluff Lumberton

(3) Sale of Controlled Substance and (3) Conspiracy to Sell C/S

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9) Timothy Penton age 53 W/M 20 Dago Penton Rd Picayune

(1) Sale of Controlled Substance and Conspiracy to Sell C/S

10) Aaron Lee age 26 W/M

(2) Sale of Controlled Substance and (2) Conspiracy to Sell C/S

11) Destiny McGuire age 29 W/F 157 Jordan McQueen Rd Picayune

(3) Sales of Controlled Substance

12) Stanley Aultman 36 age B/M 803 Lakewood Dr Picayune

Probation Violations

13) Charles Smith age 51 B/M 515 Maxwell Rd Picayune

Probation Violations

14) Anthony Tyson age 46 B/M 107 Pat St Picayune

Arrested for Indictment – Felony taking of motor vehicle

15) Wyatt Mitchell age 27 W/M 206 West Sycamore St Picayune

(1) Sale of Controlled Substance and Conspiracy to Sell C/S

Suspects still WANTED are as follows:

1) Michelle Burks age 22 206 West Sycamore St Picayune

(2) Counts Conspiracy to Sell C/S

2) Bobby Pearson age 40 8 Virginia Drive Poplarville

(2) Counts of Fraud by Aquisition

3) Alisa Williams age 38 102 South Loftin Ave Picayune

(1) Count of Fraud by Acquisition

4) Donald Loper age 53 8 Loper Lane Poplarville

Wanted by MDOC for Probation Violations

5)Donald Tastet age 33 106 Verbena Drive Picayune

Wanted by MDOC for Probation Violations

6) Jill Miller age 39 108 Fred Strain Rd Carriere

Wanted by MDOC for Probation Violations

7) Torrell Newton age 35 105 Betsy Drive Picayune

Wanted by MDOC for Probation Violations

8) Darelle Jones age 39 1202 Pinewood Drive Picayune

Wanted by MDOC for Probation Violations

9) Stephanie Travis age 28 1104 York St Picayune

Wanted by MDOC for Probation Violations

10) Anthony Guy age 44 2004 James Thomas St Picayune

Wanted by MDOC for Probation Violations

11) LaKeith Rawls age 39 308 North Blanks Ave Picayune

Sale of Controlled Substance and Conspiracy to Sell C/S

12 )Daisy Ellis age 33 28 Springhill Road Carriere

(2) Poss of Controlled Substance

Suspects with new charges that are currently in jail or prison:

1) Lucius Breeland age 50 W/M 42 Nelly Burks Road Carriere

Sale of Controlled Substance and Conspiracy to Sell C/S

2) Thomas Bowers age 26 W/M 1801 Hwy 11 South Picayune

Sale of Controlled Substance and Conspiracy to Sell C/S

3) Shana Carlisle age 39 W/F 833 A Hwy 26 East Poplarville

Sale of Controlled Substance and Conspiracy to Sell C/S

4) Conner Baker age 21 W/M 208 West Ida Drive Poplarville

Sale of Controlled Substance and Conspiracy to Sell C/S

5) Chance Coleman age 28 W/M 33 Billy Coleman Rd Poplarville

(2) Sale of Controlled Substance and (1) Conspiracy to Sell Controlled Substance


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