Texas man arrested in McComb for drug trafficking

A Sugarland, Texas, man is in jail in McComb charged with drug trafficking.

The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics arrested Jerry Smith over the weekend and seized over $250,000 dollars in jewelry, $30,000 in cash, a late model auto, and 14 pounds of cocaine.

Officials say the arrest and seizures were the result of an ongoing investigation into Smith's alleged drug trafficking in Pike and Walthall Counties. Smith has been charged with possession of cocaine with intent to deliver.