Laurel man arrested for possession of narcotics and a firearm

Laurel man arrested for possession of narcotics and a firearm
G. Moffet
G. Moffet
Money, fire arms, and drugs were recovered after a three week investigation in Laurel.
Money, fire arms, and drugs were recovered after a three week investigation in Laurel.

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A Laurel man was arrested after officials found marijuana and a firearm while executing a search warrant.

Grant Moffet, 31, was arrested by the Laurel Police Department at 2008 Airport Drive.

After a three week investigation, LPD seized three pounds of marijuana, a 9 mm handgun, several scales, and $495 in cash.

Moffet was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm.

LPD stated the street value for the marijuana was approximately $25 per gram. The total value was around $27,000 to $30,000.

Moffet had no previous charges. His bail was set at $25,000 and is currently out on bond.