A woman wanted by the Mississippi Department of Corrections since early April was arrested this week in Yazoo County.
Jessica Berry Eldridge, 33, was arrested on Old Dover Road by the Yazoo County Sheriff’s Department. Sheriff Jake Sheriff said deputies received a tip that she was in Yazoo County. He said she was taken into custody without incident.
Eldridge was convicted of embezzlement in 2014 and sentenced to five years probation.
She violated the terms of her probation and disappeared from her job in Madison County on April 7.
Eldridge remained in the Yazoo County Jail at press time.