Jones County authorities arrest man on heroin possession

Authorities arrest a man in the Pendorff community – on a heroin possession charge.

The sheriff's department says Maurice Donte Collins was arrested after a search found an undetermined about of heroin at his residence on Pendorff Road.

Authorities say heroin is a growing problem in Jones County.  If you have any information on drug dealing in the county, you're asked to call Jones County Crime Stoppers at 601-428-STOP or the sheriff's department at 601-425-3147.

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