JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WHLT) – A wanted suspect was arrested in Jones County on Thursday, April 28.
Jones County deputies said Javeryion Dixon, 22, was wanted on a bench warrant for failure to appear in Jones County Circuit Court in relation to an accessory after the fact murder charge.
A post about Dixon was made on the Jones County Sheriff’s Department’s Facebook page. Deputies said he responded to the post with a laughing emoji.
Dixon was arrested 24 hours later at a home on Pine Street in Laurel. Deputies reported that he ran away before being arrested.
He will appear before Circuit Court Judge Dal Williamson for the bench warrant.