Hamilton man faces drug charges after arrest

By Monroe Journal

ABERDEEN – Derrick Lamont Dobbs, 29, Hamilton, was arrested on May 23, 2012 by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the North Mississippi Narcotics Unit. The arrest is the result of a three-month undercover investigation by both entities; more arrests are expected.

Dobbs, currently on probation with the Mississippi Department of Corrections for sale of crack cocaine, was charged with one count of sale of a controlled substance within 1,500 feet of a church. Bond was set by Justice Court Judge Robert Fowlkes at $15,000.