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Tip leads to 3 arrests on stolen weapons charges

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Kevin Ford Jr. Kevin Ford Jr.
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Acting on a tip from a citizen, Jackson police arrested three men Thursday on stolen weapons charges.

Police arrested Kevin Ford Jr., Exelia Pilgrim and Steven Woods and charged them each with possession of stolen weapons.

Ford and Woods have also been charged with house burglary.

Narcotics officers pulled over a SUV in front of New Horizon Church on Ellis Avenue in Jackson Thursday afternoon.

Police say they found a large amount of weapons in the vehicle, one of which was illegal, ammunition and knives.

One of the suspects identified the neighborhood and houses where the guns were stolen.

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