Tupelo man charged with meth possession

TUPELO – A Tupelo man has been charged with possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute.

Michael W. Taylor, 46, of Tupelo was charged Thursday with possession of meth with intent by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.

His bond was set at $20,000 in the Lee County Justice Court Friday.

Deputies were acting on information of stolen property from the Itawamba County Sheriff’s Office when they allegedly found the meth, digital scales and other paraphernalia.

Taylor is currently on probation with the Mississippi Department of Corrections.