Smoking in the parking lot - - Jackson, MS

Smoking in the parking lot

Police: Man smoking pot in parking lot busted for drugs

No more rain for now in the Jackson metro on this warm Tuesday afternoon. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Pearl police seized several pounds of extremely potent marijuana after a Florida man was caught smoking the drug in a restaurant parking lot.

Plus, Ridgeland Chief of Police Jimmy Houston said the standoff in his city is resolved, but more details on how it came to an end are yet to come.

And, Jackson Police Chief Rebecca Coleman has turned in her resignation to Mayor Harvey Johnson and she will retire from the police force and police work in a matter of days.

In sports, the baseball Bulldogs do it again. More from the College World Series win and what's next.

Thunderstorms in some areas of the metro and 89 degrees but it feels like 89. Don't miss your full First Alert Forecast.

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