Man charged with grand larceny for illegally obtaining water from city

The illegal hookup has happened over a substantial period of time.

Man charged with grand larceny for illegally obtaining water from city
37-year-old Jessie Jones; Source: JPD

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - A man has been arrested and charged following an ongoing investigation into the city’s water billing system.

37-year-old Jessie Jones is charged with grand larceny related water theft from the City of Jackson. Jones is accused of bypassing the meter.

The illegal hookup has happened over a substantial period of time.

Jackson police say more arrests are expected.

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