Crime

Dozens of marijuana laced cereal bars seized

photo courtesy of the jackson county sheriff's department

In Jackson County agents uncovered 16 plastic bags of marijuana laced cereal bars. 

On Wednesday, June 14 officers with the South Mississippi Metro Enforcement team witnessed a drug deal at the Lake Mars boat ramp at the Gulf Park Estates.

19-year-old Deshea Johnson was said to be trying to sell the product to three underage people.

photo credit: Jackson County Sheriff’s Department

“We want parents to know this stuff is making the rounds and they need to be aware of it,”said Sheriff Mike Ezell.

He has been charged with one count of a controlled substance with intent to distribute. Johnson is currently being held in the Jackson County Adult Detention Center.

 

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