Halliburton in Jones County closes doors

Halliburton in Jones County closes doors

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - In the Pine Belt, some people are out of a job in Jones County since Halliburton has closed its doors. 

Seven On Your Side is working to confirm when the company closed its facility in Laurel.

At this time, we do not know how many people were laid off.

Seven On Your Side reached out to Halliburton's media relations team for an official statement.

According to the company's website, Halliburton is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the oil and gas industry. The company employs more than 70,000 people in over 80 countries.