ADAMS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A man is charged with failure to register as a sex offender in Adams County.
According to the sheriff’s department, Jeremiah Thornburg was reportedly living in Adams County without proper registration since January 13, 2018.
Deputies received a tip from Nevada’s Department of Public Safety of Sex Offender Registry.
A warrant was issued for his arrest. When deputies located Thornburg, he allegedly had two handguns; one of them was reported stolen.
Deputies arrested him and charged him with failure to register as a sex offender and possession of a stolen firearm.