On November 17, North Mississippi Narcotics Unit Agents and Tupelo Police Officers detained suspects 39-year-old Adrian Jerome Davis (Belden) and 41-year-old Johnathon Leo Hunt (Tupelo) behind a vacant house on Goodlett Street.
A citizen had called and complained about drug activity at this location. Davis had a 9mm handgun and a misdemeanor amount of suspected marijuana in his possession. Hunt had a felony amount of suspected marijuana in his possession.
Both men were arrested and transported to the Lee County Jail.
Davis was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Hunt was charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute.
On November 18, Tupelo Municipal Court Judge Allen set each suspect’s bond at $5,000. These cases will be presented to the Lee County Grand Jury.