Hinds County Deputies arrested eight people in a drug bust on December 10, 2013 and charged them with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm. The charge is a felony. However, none of the suspects were indicted. WLBT reported on that day:
Hinds County sheriff's deputies broke up a drug operation and drug agents arrested eight men Monday at a home on Willaneel Drive in Jackson.The police report is posted below. A review of court records shows no indictments returned for any of these suspects.
During a search of the property, they uncovered about one pound of marijuana, digital scales, six hand guns, a military style riffle and nearly 2-thousand dollars in cash. Arrested were:
35 year-old James M. Williams
19 Year-old Jamerio Hudson*
21 year-old Terry Jones
21 year-old Paul Lewis
28 year-old Justin Collins
30 year-old Cornelius Beverly
27 year-old Jeremy Fleming
22 year-old Michael Blackmon
*Hudson was indicted for allegedly participating in a house burglary three days later. He is the cousin of Frankie Williams.
Kingfish note: Go ahead and say it. The investigators are incompetent. The case was flawed. It can't be conclusively proved it was their drugs. You don't know how the system works. You're picking on the prosecutors. You're an idiot.