Man arrested after Hattiesburg police find 490 grams of marijuana

Pine Belt

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WHLT) – Hattiesburg police arrested a man on a felony drug charge on Thursday, April 22. Police said they received complaints from neighbors about Terry Turner, 32, of Hattiesburg.

After an investigation and a search warrant at his home, Turner was arrested in the 100 block of South 14th Avenue. Officers said they recovered 490 grams of marijuana.

He was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and an enhancement for possession/distribution within 1,500 feet of a church.

Turner was booked into the Forrest County Jail.

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