The Yazoo City Police Department say they've made one arrest and seized two and a half pounds of marijuana and cash.
Thirty-five-year-old Jimmy L. Simmons Jr of Yazoo City was arrested at the Relax Inn, located on East 15th Street, on Friday. Officials tell us Simmons was found in possession of the marijuana and more than $2,000 was seized.
The arrest was the direct result of proactive efforts of the Patrol Division Shift shown in the photo.
Authorities tell us Simmons has a lengthy history with local law enforcement, including multiple drug related charges and is a convicted felon. Simmons was taken into custody with no incident and is awaiting initial appearance with the municipal court.
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