Eight arrested on drug charges in Prentiss County

A joint undercover narcotics investigation came to a conclusion this past week after Investigators and Officers arrested the last of several suspects involved in the illegal sale and possession of pharmaceutical drugs.

The following are five of the suspects that were charged through the County.

– Arrested April 8 was Charles Trent Prater 28 of 201 Caldwell Dr Booneville was charged with Sale, Transfer, Delivery of a Controlled Substance. His bond was set at $10,000 but is being has a hold placed on him by the Mississippi Department of Corrections on April 1.

– Billy Windham 44 of 107 Rosewood Drive Booneville was charged with Sale, Transfer or Delivery of a Controlled Substance. His bond was set at $10,000 but MDOC also has a hold on him.

– On April 4, Jackie Sims 55 of 992 HWY 30 East Booneville was charged with Sale, Transfer, Delivery or Possess with the intent to Sell Tranfsfer of Deliver a Controlled Substance. His bond was set at $5,000. He was freed on bond the following day.

– On April 8, Kathleen May Jones 48 was charged with Sale, Transfer, Delivery or Possession with the intent to sell, transfer of deliver a Controlled Substance. Her bond was set at $5,000. She made bond April 10.

– On April 7, Cindy Regina Grisham 289 CR 1251 Booneville was charged with Sale, Transfer, or Delivery of a Controlled Substance. Her bond was set at $10,000 but MDOC has a hold on her.

“These arrested along with the three arrested made by the City of Booneville emphasis the cooperation between local Law Enforcement in regards to Narcotics Enforcement,” Prentiss County Sheriff Randy Tolar said. “This undercover operation hopefully will slow down some of the Pharmecuetical abuse in this area. I am so proud of both Joey Clark and Booneville Narcotics Investigator Josh Davis. They work as a team and in cooperation with and using the resources provided by North Mississippi Narcotics Unit made this possible.”

NEMS Daily Journal