Traffic stop leads to meth bust in Perry County

Traffic stop leads to meth bust in Perry County
Michael Elliott, 46, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance (meth). (Source: Perry County Sheriff's Office) (Perry County Sheriff's Office)

PERRY COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A 46-year-old man was arrested on felony drug charges after a traffic stop turned into a meth bust in Perry County on Saturday, March 23.

According to the Perry County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, a deputy conducted the traffic stop on Highway 29 North of Runnelstown.

Michael Wayne Elliott, of Petal, was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.

Michael Elliott, 46, was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance (Meth). (Source: Perry County Sheriff's Office)
Michael Elliott, 46, was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance (Meth). (Source: Perry County Sheriff's Office)

According to the post, approximately 1.3 grams of crystal meth was seized.

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