Man charged after found sleeping in stolen vehicle

SUMRALL, MS (WDAM) - Lamar County authorities apprehended a manwho was sleeping in a stolen vehicle in Sumrall.

Accordingto Lamar County Sheriff Danny Rigel deputies arrested and charged Matthew Thompson with receiving stolen property.

Rigel stated Thompson was in possessionof a Honda Civic outside of an undisclosed residence in the Sumrall area.

According to Rigel, Thompson also had a hold on him from Panama City, Florida.