After being spotted in a vehicle with a suspected drug dealer, one Yazoo County man gained the attention of local investigators.
Marcus Brown was spotted by deputies riding in the vehicle of Robert Earl Fisher Jr., who was later charged in what is likely the largest drug bust in Yazoo County history.
It was later determined that Brown was in possession of a stolen vehicle, following the arrest of Fisher.
Brown was charged with possession of stolen property with an altered VIN number.
“Brown pulled up in his vehicle and got inside the vehicle of Fisher at a convenience store right before he was taken into custody,” said. Terry Gann, chief investigator with the Yazoo County Sheriff’s Department. “We later discovered that the vehicle Brown arrived in was reported stolen, and the VIN number had been altered.”