PERRY COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - An early morning traffic stop led authorities to drugs and landed a man behind bars in Perry County.
William Arthur Bowden, 61, of Perry County was arrested after a morning traffic stop on Highway 15, south of Richton, according to Perry County Sheriff Mitch Nobles.
Deputies searched the vehicle and found meth and marijuana, according to Nobles.
Bowden was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth) with Intent, Possession of Marijuana in a Motor Vehicle and Possession of a Controlled Substance (Other).
He is currently housed in Perry County jail.