Mississippi Crime & Community News

“We promise to report the unfiltered truth regardless of personal or political consequences.
We will not sacrifice integrity to win the favor of any audience.” 

June 17, 2022

Perry County man arrested as a felon with a firearm

Therese Apel

Zadarious Sutton

A Perry County deputy who attempted to stop a car for a traffic violation ended up with a felony arrest on his hands.

According to the Perry County Sheriff’s Department, Zadarious Sutton, 23, was driving a vehicle on Highway 98 when the deputy initiated the stop. Sutton did not stop, police said, and the deputy followed him on to Wingate Road.

Sutton finally came to a stop on Wingate Cover Road, and upon investigation, two guns were seized. At that point it was determined that Sutton was a convicted felon, and should not be in possession of a firearm.

He was charged with two counts of possession of a weapon by a convicted felon.

Share this Article

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
Share on email
Email
Share on print
Print

Related Articles