Warrant leads to stolen arcade equipment, drugs

Warrant leads to stolen arcade equipment, drugs
Billy James Beckmann Sr. Source: Jasper County Sheriff's Department
Billy James Beckmann Sr. Source: Jasper County Sheriff's Department

JASPER COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Warrants executed by Jasper County sheriff deputies led to the recovery of stolen arcade equipment and drug arrests.

Investigators served the warrant in the Rose Hill area.

During the search investigators recovered stolen video machines and pinball machines from a burglary that occurred in Meridian in 2016, according to the sheriff.

Investigators also recovered what they believe was crystal meth, drug paraphernalia, and six guns.

Billy James Beckmann Sr. was charged with possession of stolen property and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Lacey Pittman was also charged with possession of a controlled substance, and felon in possession of a firearm.

Both will are expected to make their initial appearance in court before Judge Sullivan Dukes at a later date.