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Jones County man arrested on drug charges

Joseph E. Robinson, Jr. was arrested by the Jones County Sheriff's Department. Photo Source Jones County Sheriff's Department Joseph E. Robinson, Jr. was arrested by the Jones County Sheriff's Department. Photo Source Jones County Sheriff's Department
JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

On Feb. 5, officers from the Laurel Police Department executed a search warrant in the 600 block of East 11th Street. 

Joseph E. Robinson, Jr. was found with one pound of marijuana, and he was charged with one-count of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. 

He had his initial appearance on Monday before Laurel Municipal Court Judge Kyle Robertson, who set his bond at $40,000. 

This arrest was attributed to concerned residents in the area that called in information about suspicious activities at that home.

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