Sheriff John Daugherty reported the arrest of Mark Anthony Mathis, 42, of County Road 200, Corinth, who is charged with possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) — enhanced with firearm possession.
On Wednesday, deputies stopped a vehicle for reckless driving on Highway 72 west of Burnsville. A records check showed a suspended driver’s license, and some alleged methamphetamine was found on his person and inside the vehicle. He also possessed a pistol.
In other recent arrests:
• Shaun Riddell, 38, of County Road 201, Iuka, was charged with possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine). Facing the same charge is Holly Mullins, 25, of the same address on County Road 201, Iuka. Bond was set at $5,000 for both.
The sheriff’s department made a traffic stop on Sunday, Feb. 5, on Highway 72 in the Burnsville area for improper equipment. Deputies found alleged marijuana on the driver and alleged methamphetamine in the vehicle.
• Kenneth Wayne Bishop III, 46, of County Road 200, Glen, was charged with possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) on Jan. 24 following a traffic stop on Highway 25 near County Road 150 in connection with a disturbance involving the occupants.
A bag of alleged methamphetamine was found in the passenger seat.