Friday, February 28, 2020

Louisville PD Makes Major Drug Arrests

On Thursday, February 27th at approximately 3:30 PM, a traffic stop was made on Park Street for improper tag display and tint violation. During the stop, approximately 76 grams of alleged Cocaine, 302 grams of Marijuana, 425 Hydrocodone pills, 869 Ecstasy pills, and 6 Oxycodone pills were found. The estimated street value of the amount seized was over $20,000. Also during the investigation, $26,902 cash and 2 firearms were discovered. 

 The 2 subjects were then taken to the Louisville Police Department for questioning and then to the Winston County Correctional Facility for booking. The 2 people arrested due to this incident were Warren Jerome Goss, age 51 of Louisville, MS and Arron Lashon Hughes age 27 of Louisville, MS.

Goss was charged with Trafficking in Controlled Substance (Ecstasy), Trafficking in Controlled Substance (Cocaine), and Trafficking in Controlled Substance (Hydrocodone). 

Hughes was charged with Trafficking in Controlled Substance (Ecstasy), Possession of Controlled Substance (Marijuana), and Possession of Firearm by a Convicted Felon. 

They both have an initial appearance scheduled on Friday, February 28th before Judge David Wilson in Louisville Municipal Court. LPD Chief of Police Sean Holdiness urges anyone with information on a crime or illegal activity to contact the Louisville Police Department at 662-773-3511 or Winston County CrimeStoppers at 662-773-9999. All information will be kept confidential and anonymous.

LPD press release