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1 charged after Marion Co. drug seize

William Denard Peters/Photo credit: MCSD William Denard Peters/Photo credit: MCSD
The Marion county sheriff's department and narcotics task force seized 6 1/2 pounds of marijuana, a handgun and a long gun./Photo credit: MCSD The Marion county sheriff's department and narcotics task force seized 6 1/2 pounds of marijuana, a handgun and a long gun./Photo credit: MCSD
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

One man is behind bars after the Marion County Sheriff’s Department and Narcotics Task Force made a drug seize on Wednesday. 

The sheriff’s department issued a search warrant for William Denard Peters at a residence on Mississippi Avenue in Columbia. 

Authorities seized 6 1/2 pounds of marijuana, a handgun and a long gun. 

Peters was charged with substance possession of marijuana (over 30 grams/less than 250 grams). 

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