Vicksburg Police Reports: Four Arrested for Drug-Related Offenses
Posted at 1:05 p.m. on Tuesday, August 23, 2022
The Vicksburg Police Department announced Tuesday the arrest of four people for possession of methamphetamine and other drugs in unrelated incidents.
Curtis Tippen, 49, of Vicksburg, was arrested on Saturday at the scene of a traffic stop on Interstate 20 near US 61 North. He had about 1.60 grams of methamphetamine in his possession.
Accused of possession of methamphetamine, Tippen appeared in Vicksburg Municipal Court on Monday. Judge Angela Carpenter set his bail at $35,000 and tied him to the Warren Departmental Grand Jury.
Vicksburg man arrested for possession of meth
Curtis Nevels, 58 of Vicksburg, was also arrested Saturday for possession of methamphetamine after the vehicle in which he was a passenger has stopped for a traffic violation.
Nevels received $35,000 bond from Judge Angela Carpenter in Vicksburg Municipal Court on Monday and was tied to the Warren County grand jury.
Man arrested on Sunday after finding drugs in vehicle
William Edward Massey, 26, of Vicksburg, was arrested at a traffic stop in the area of Interstate 20 and US 61 South on Sunday after a criminal amount of illegal drugs was discovered in his vehicle.
He was in possession of approximately 31.10 grams of methamphetamine and approximately 15.40 grams of marijuana, as well as a firearm.
Massey appeared in Vicksburg City Court Monday on charges of trafficking in a controlled substance, with a sentence for possession of a weapon and possession of marijuana. Judge Angela Carpenter tied him to the Warren County grand jury on bail of $125,000.
Man arrested on Halls Ferry Road for methamphetamine and marijuana
Johnny Ailes, 41, of Vicksburg, was arrested following a traffic stop on Halls Ferry Road on Sunday.
About 2.7 grams of methamphetamine and 4.0 grams of marijuana were found in his possession. Ailes appeared before Judge Angela Carpenter at Vicksburg Municipal Court Monday on methamphetamine possession charges and possession of marijuana.
His bail was set at$35,000 and he was tied to the Warren County grand jury.