Prentiss County arrests two on meth charges

 

Steven Tyler Champion

Steven Tyler Champion

Evan Andrew Cox

Evan Andrew Cox

Daily Journal

BOONEVILLE – Prentiss County deputies arrested two men this week at a roadside checkpoint on suspicion of manufacturing meth.

Sheriff Randy Tolar said the checkpoint was at the intersection of County Road 7100 and County Road 7131. Those arrested were Evan Andrew Cox, 27, of County Road 7131 in Booneville and Steven Tyler Champion, 24, of County Road 7149 in Booneville.

The pair were charged with felony possession of precursors with the intent to manufacture methamphetamine and other misdemeanor charges.

Bond was not set as of Friday morning.