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One charged, one wanted in Lee drug bust

Photo courtesy of Lee County Sheriff's Department

Over the weekend the Lee County Sheriff’s Department and the North Mississippi Narcotics Unit served a search warrant at 111 Mary Ann Street in Verona, MS.

Agents seized over a pound of methamphetamine, 200 grams of cocaine and over 500 tablets of Ecstasy. They also seized approximately $12,000 believed to be proceeds from drug activity. This is a result of an on-going investigation into drug activity at this residence.

Jarmesha McGaughy, of 111 Mary Ann St., Verona, MS, was arrested and charged with trafficking methamphetamine and cocaine, with more charges pending. Her bond was set at $100,000.

Jarmesha McGaughy. Photo courtesy of Lee County Sheriff’s Department

The Lee County Sheriff’s Department is actively searching for Joseph Fields, who is a suspect in the investigation. Please contact the Lee County Sheriff’s Department at 662-680-5766 if you have any information on the location of Fields.

Joseph Fields. Photo courtesy of Lee County Sheriff’s Department


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