MPD Say Fugitives Apprehended Locally

Meridian, Miss. Meridian police say they recently arrested two fugitives from justice, wanted in separate cases.

38-year-old Derrick L. Smelly of Stone Mountain, Ga., was apprehended on a traffic stop Saturday night.

The fugitive warrant stems from a felony drug charge out of Alabama.

42-year-old Jimmie Brown of Meridian was wanted by the state of Tennessee for probation violation.

The MPD says Brown was arrested after a traffic stop May 31.

Jimmie Brown
Derrick Smelly