Prentiss County Sheriff's Office Prentiss County Sheriff's Office Prentiss County Sheriff's Office
Home Press Releases Sex Offenders Most Wanted Contact Us
Administration
Calendar of Events
Command Staff
Communications
Community Outreach
Crimestoppers
Criminal Investigations
D.A.R.E.
Jail
Information & Alerts
Links & Resources
Narcotics
Patrol
Project Lifesaver
Reserves
Crime Tips HOTline 1-800-773-TIPS or Submit via Email

Phone:
(662) 728-6232
(24 hours)

Email Map

1901-B East Chambers
Booneville, Mississippi 38829

Administrative Office Hours:
M-F 8:00am - 5:00pm
 
     
 
05/13/2019

Suspicous Vehicle leads to Felony Drug Arrest

On Friday night May 10th, Prentiss County Deputy Gunter Brumley was patrolling on HWY 4 East near the Hobo Station and noticed an occupied vehicle sitting in the Hobo Station parking lot.  Brumley proceeded to checkout the suspicious vehicle and once he had identified the occupant/Driver and determined that he admitted to driving to this location, learned that the drivers license was suspended, tag was expired and had no insurance.  Brumley placed the driver under arrest.  Charles Ragen Kennedy 54 of Booneville was charged with DUI First, Driving while License Suspended, No Insurance, Expired Tag, Possession of Paraphernalia .all misdemeanors and Felony Possession of Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine).  The felony charge came about after Brumley discovered the Controlled Substance (Meth) in the back seat area of the patrol car.  Brumley had cleared the area before placing Kennedy in the back seat.  Kennedy's bonds were set at $4,000 on the misdemeanors and $10,000 on the Felony Drug Charge.  Kennedy also has a hold for MDOC for a supervision violation.

 
 
     Prentiss County Sheriff's Office | © 2019
     Prentiss County, Mississippi