Jones County deputies raid Moselle home, find 16 marijuana plants

By Jeff Daley – email

MOSELLE, MS (WDAM) - A Moselle man is behind bars following a drug raid by Jones County Deputies Wednesday afternoon.

Craig Nelson Shows of Ben Thompson Road was taken into custody after deputies found about two pounds of marijuana inside his home and 16 plants in a field adjacent to his home. Each plant is capable of producing three to four pounds marijuana. A pound of marijuana sells for around a thousand dollars.

Investigators started looking at Shows when they received complaints from the community that he was selling the marijuana from his home.

He is charged with possession with intent to sell a controlled substance and the manufacturing of a controlled substance.

Shows is being held in the Jones County Detention Center pending his initial appearance.

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