George County Sheriffs find drugs, guns during welfare check

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George County Sheriffs find illegal drugs and guns after responding to welfare check

GEORGE COUNTY, Miss. (WKRG) — George County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man Oct. 27 after initially responding to a welfare call at 1229 Highway 98 in George County.

Deputies arrested Kenneth Dewayne Crawley, 44 after finding illegal narcotics, stolen property and three firearms at his residence, according to a news release from the George County Sheriff’s Office. 

Crawley is charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and a misdemeanor receiving stolen property. 

Crawley’s bond was set for $15,000 for each felony charge and $1,000 for the misdemeanor, according to the release.  

If you have any information about this case, you can contact the George County Sheriff’s Office at 601-947-4811.

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