Jones County man arrested on drug charges

Jones County man arrested on drug charges

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.