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Narcotics Arrest

Posted on: November 16th, 2018 by: Lt. Sheri Hall  Categories:

On Wednesday, November 14, 2018, the Lee County Sheriff’s Department and North MS Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at 121 Savannah Street Apartment #4, Verona, MS. Daris D. Fair was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute (marijuana trafficking) and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. These charges will be enhanced due to the fact the firearm was located inside the residence where the search warrant was executed. During the search agents seized a large amount of marijuana and cash. Deputies and Agents also seized a large amount of marijuana belonging to Fair from a vehicle located at 304 Tall Oaks Avenue in Verona. The Lee County Sheriff’s Department and North MS Narcotics Unit had received information from several different sources about illegal drug activity taking place at both of these locations in the city of Verona.
Arrested: Daris D. Fair, 26 years old
Address: 121 Savannah Street, Apartment #4, Verona, MS
Charges: Possession of Marijuana with intent to distribute (Marijuana Trafficking). Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Note: Both charges will be enhanced due to the firearm.
Seizures:
*Approximately sixteen pounds of marijuana
*$8,822.00 cash
*One .40 caliber pistol *Two vehicles
Bond: $40,000