Traffic stop leads to two arrests in Laurel

Traffic stop leads to two arrests in Laurel

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - On Sunday, an officer with the Laurel Police Department made two arrests during a traffic stop on I-59 at Masonite Drive.

Jonah Arrington was taken into custody for several misdemeanor traffic charges, possession of a controlled substance and a bench warrant from Jones County Circuit Court.

Cortez Williams was arrested for misdemeanor false pretense, and a warrant for a parole violation from the Mississippi Department of Corrections.

Both subjects are currently housed in the Jones County Jail.

Any persons with information about this or any other case are encouraged to call LPD at 601-425-4711 or Crime Stoppers at 601-428-STOP.