Hattiesburg police arrest four, seize weapons

Hattiesburg police arrest four, seize weapons
Eight guns were recovered along with cash. (Source: Hattiesburg Police Department)

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police made four arrests on Thursday and Friday during the course of a stolen weapons investigation.

Officers were patrolling Ellis Drive at Plantation Place Apartments around 1 p.m. when 18-year-old David Richardson, of Hattiesburg, was arrested and charged with possession of a stolen weapon, according to the Hattiesburg Police Department.

Police also charged 24-year-old Chadrick Daniels, of Hattiesburg, with possession of a weapon by a convicted felon and providing false information to law enforcement.

Officers made two more arrests at the Plantation Place Apartments early Friday morning as the investigation progressed.

Police said 24-year-old Damion Foster, of Laurel, was charged with possession/sale of a stolen firearm, and 19-year-old Arnell Mitchell Jr. was charged with disorderly conduct and possession of paraphernalia.

Police arrested four people in the course of the investigation.
Police arrested four people in the course of the investigation. (Source: Hattiesburg Police Department)

Eight guns were recovered along with cash.

The investigation is ongoing.

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