Crime reports: Vicksburg man charged with possession of meth

Published 6:15 pm Wednesday, March 3, 2021

A Vicksburg man is facing a felony charge following his arrest early Wednesday during a traffic stop on Clay Street.

Zacchaeus Tyler, 33, of Vicksburg was arrested after a traffic stop at 3:50 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Clay Street and Berryman Road.  He was found to be in possession of methamphetamine.

Tyler appeared in Vicksburg Municipal Court Wednesday and was charged with one count of possession of methamphetamine. During the hearing, Judge Alan Derivaux set Tyler’s bond at $15,000 and bound the case over to the grand jury.

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