The Rankin County Sheriff's Office issued the following press release:
Pearl Police Officer on Rankin County Drug Interdiction Task Force Arrests Two Men Attempting to Smuggle a Large Amount of Heroin Through Rankin County.
Both suspects will have an initial appearance before Rankin County Court Judge Kent McDaniel and District Attorney Michael Guest on charges of:
1)Possession of More Than Thirty Grams of Heroin
2)Conspiracy to Possess More Than Thirty Grams of Heroin
The case is still under investigation by the Pearl Police Department, Rankin County Sheriffs Office, Rankin Madison District Attorney’s Office, Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics and the Jackson Office of the Drug Enforcement Administration.