Jasper County man behind bars for drug possession

Jasper County man behind bars for drug possession

JASPER COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Jasper County man is in jail after an ongoing drug investigation.

Authorities searched the home of Lionel Evans in Bay Springs early Thursday morning and said they found approximately $2,000 and one pound of weed.

Evans, who goes by the nickname "YoHan," is charged with three counts of sale of a controlled substance and one count of possession with intent to distribute.

He is being housed at the Jasper County Jail.