Fifteen people have been charged as a result of a law enforcement investigation targeting narcotics trafficking in Harrison County, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II.
Officials said an arrest operation took place Monday morning by members of the Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force and the U.S. Marshals Service.
The operation led to the arrest of ten people.
The names of those arrested are Beth Ann Allevato; Teshia Davis; Dante Dupree; William Jackson; Tammy Kennedy; Mark Wayne Lundell; Raymond Ritch; Rita Watkins; Tyquay Charles Williams.
The named of the others who are still wanted are Derek Deleon Brown, Jr.; Deaundre Hall; Bradley Hutson; Tracy S. Lawson; and Rebecca Powell.
Jason Saunders is in custody on unrelated charges, according to the news release.
To view the specific charges for each defendant, click the link to the right of the story.
These cases will be prosecuted by Criminal Chief Shawn A. Morgan.