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Laurel man arrested for firearm and domestic assault

James Maurice Dean, 30. James Maurice Dean, 30.
LAUREL, MS (WDAM) -

A Laurel man is currently housed in the Jones County Jail and has been charged with ex-con in possession of a firearm and domestic assault.

According to the Laurel Police Department, a traffic stop on in the 400 block of South 13th Avenue led to the arrest of James Maurice Dean, 30. Officers said Dean was stopped in connection with a domestic assault warrant and an assault that happened in Jones County.

Upon investigation, officers said they found a handgun in Dean’s vehicle.

Dean is scheduled to make a court appearance this week to have his bond set.

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