JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - This is a press release from the Jones County Sheriff Department:
JONES COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI – On Tuesday, November 3, 2015, the Jones County Sheriff’s Department received an alert from the Mississippi Department of Corrections than an inmate with ties to Jones County had walked off a work detail in the Pascagoula area. MDOC officials suspected Marty Dearman, 34, would try to get back to his home county.
The Jones County Sheriff’s Department’s Crime Suppression Unit (CSU) immediately began investigating Dearman’s whereabouts. After connecting with several of his acquaintances, it was soon discovered he was indeed back in Jones County and more specifically hiding out at the Magnolia Motel in Laurel.