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.