Hinds Co. deputies arrest two in drugs, guns, cash bust - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Hinds Co. deputies arrest two in drugs, guns, cash bust

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Akera Galloway, Source: Hinds County Sheriff's office Akera Galloway, Source: Hinds County Sheriff's office
Terrence Brent, Source: Hinds County Sheriff's office Terrence Brent, Source: Hinds County Sheriff's office
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Hinds County deputies seized 8 pounds of marijuana on Wednesday while executing a search warrant on a Jackson home.

HCSO Narcotics Unit, Street Crimes Unit and Criminal Investigations Division investigators arrested two men at the home on Craft Street.

In addition to the drugs, officials also seized $662, a .45 semi-automatic handgun, .40 caliber handgun and a SKS assault rifle.

37-year-old Terrence Brent was charged with Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute and Possession of a Stolen Firearm. 30-year-old Akera Galloway was charged with Possession of Marijuana.

“Folks living in Sub 1 off Lynch St. can sleep a little easier tonight, maybe feel more comfortable sitting out on their front porch,” said Sheriff Mason. “My officers and I want to take down every dope house in Hinds County,” he added. “Got a tip on drug activity in your neighborhood? Call us at 601-974-2900 - We’ll follow up on it.”

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