Deputies arrest man on drug, gun charges
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) - Deputies with the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department have arrested a man on drug and gun charges.
Deputies made a drug arrest early Saturday morning in Russell. Chief Deputy Ward Calhoun says Johnathan Ray Scruggs, 34, was pulled over on Russell Topton Rd. around 2:30 a.m.
Deputies discovered drugs and guns during a search of the car. Scruggs is charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute. He also faces two counts of felon in possession of a firearm. His bond is set at $125,000.
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