Wednesday, August 13, 2014 1:00 AM
County man charged with possession of meth
A Neshoba County man was charged with possession of a controlled substance following a traffic stop.
Paul Embry, 49, of 10301 Road 1327, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, driving under a suspended license and having several outstanding traffic tickets, Police Chief Grant Myers said.
The arrest came after Embry was stopped on Hospital Street on Thursday at 3:25 a.m.
"The drugs were discovered inside the vehicle," Myers said.
Embry remained in the Neshoba County Jail on $20,000 bond.
Juvenile charged with weapon possession
A Neshoba County teenager was charged with possession of marijuana and possession of a concealed weapon.
The juvenile was arrested by officers on Pearl Street on Aug. 1 around 10:30 p.m., Police Chief Grant Myers said.
"He was charged with possession of marijuana and carrying a concealed weapon, a Glock handgun," he said.
County woman charged with embezzlement
A Neshoba County woman was charged with embezzlement from a business o Main Street.
Angela K. Springer, 37, of 10271 Road 394, was charged with embezzlement after a business on Main Street reported on Aug. 5 to police that their books were suspicious and money was unaccounted for, Police Chief Grant Myers said.
"Later that day Springer was charged," the chief said.
Springer was released on $5,000 bond.
Little Rock man charged with felony possession
A Little Rock man was charged with felony possession of crystal methamphetamine over the weekend
Adam DeVine, 38, of 1961 Simmons Road, Little Rock, was charged with felony possession after a call came into the Sheriff's office of a suspicious vehicle on county Road 248 in the McDonald community, Sheriff Tommy Waddell said.
The incident was reported Saturday around 8 p.m.
The vehicle was located and DeVine was taken into custody, the sheriff said.
He remained in the Neshoba County Jail.