HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Hinds County Sheriff Tyree Jones said deputies made a huge drug bust Thursday evening.
Deputies executed a search warrant on a property on Manhattan Road in Jackson based on information they received about the distribution of illegal drugs.
“They are identified as Donald Smith Silas III. He’s a Black male, 32 years of age. He was charged with aggravated trafficking of controlled substance. Jahzarra Jenise Bracey is a Black female who is 20 years of age. She was charged with aggravated trafficking of controlled substance with a firearm and child endangerment. Castleman Sherpherd, of Jackson, is a white male who is 18 years of age. He was charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana. William Sherpherd is 47 years of age, who is a white male and also of Jackson. He’s charged with intent to distribute marijuana,” said Jones.
The sheriff said deputies seized roughly 240 pounds of marijuana, approximately $80,000, two pistols and a 2017 Honda Accord.