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Byram man sentenced to 30 years for drug charges

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HINDS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A Byram resident is headed to prison for several drug related offenses.

In January 2009, 37-year-old Marshall Keith Watkins, along with two others, was arrested after Hinds County Sheriff's Deputies confiscated thousands of dollars worth of illegal drugs and some weapons in a raid.

Watkins was found guilty on July 30th of this year on six different counts and sentenced for each count.

All sentences were ordered to run concurrently.

He will spend the next 30 years in prison.

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