Local attorney arrested on drug charges in Richland

RICHLAND, Miss. (WJTV) -- Authorities said they arrested a local attorney on drug charges in Richland.

Richland Police charged Jeffrey Knight with possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver.

Officers said the conducted a traffic stop Tuesday on I-20. A K-9 sniffed the vehicle and alerted authorities of the odor of narcotics.

Police said they found about 8 grams of meth hidden inside of the vehicle.

His bond is set at $100,000.


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