JEFFERSON DAVIS COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Three Hattiesburg residents, including a Hattiesburg Public School District teacher are facing federal charges stemming from a multi-count indictment.
FBI, DEA, IRS, and MBN agents arrested Fredrick Booth, Chris Booth, and Shalonda Hill Wednesday afternoon after serving the high risk warrants.
Fredrick Booth and Chris Booth were arrested at a Bassfield residence, and Hill was taken into custody at a Hattiesburg location.
Agents recovered around 18 kilos of cocaine along with $1.1 million in cash from the Bassfield residence.
Both Fredrick and Hill made their appearance before Magistrate Judge Michael Parker Thursday morning in Federal Court.
Fredrick plead not guilty to the charges of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute controlled substance, conspiracy to commit money laundering, money laundering, and three counts of engaging in monetary transactions in property derived from unlawful activity.
Hill was given a $25,000 unsecured bond, and will make her initial appearance with proper legal counsel on Oct. 8, 2014 at 1:30 p.m.
Hill is charged with conspiracy to commit money laundering, money laundering and engaging in monetary transactions in property derived from unlawful activity.