Safety checkpoint leads to drug arrests in Jones County

Safety checkpoint leads to drug arrests in Jones County
Larry Ducksworth, 37/Photo credit: JCSD
Larry Ducksworth, 37/Photo credit: JCSD
Ashely Ratcliff, 31/Photo credit: JCSD
Ashely Ratcliff, 31/Photo credit: JCSD

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A routine safety checkpoint in Jones County resulted in the arrest of two individuals on drug charges.

Ashely Ratcliff, 31, and Larry Ducksworth, 37, made their initial appearances in court Thursday.

Their bonds have been set at $50,000 each.

Ratcliff and Ducksworth were found in possession of crack cocaine, marijuana and crystal meth. They are both charged with five counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.