Drugs discovered during traffic stop early Tuesday

Published 4:41 pm Tuesday, November 26, 2019

A Vicksburg man faces drug charges after his arrest during a traffic stop on Mission 66 and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard early Tuesday morning.

Anthony Wyatt, 31, 2727 Alcorn Drive, is accused of possession of Ecstasy after a bag of pills later identified as the drug was found in his car during the stop for a traffic violation about 12:58 a.m.

Wyatt is being held without bail in the Madison County Jail pending an initial appearance Wednesday in Municipal Court.

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