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Laurel man accused of running liquor store out of his home

Police seized 320 bottles of liquor from the Laurel home.
Police seized 320 bottles of liquor from the Laurel home.(WDAM)
Updated: Mar. 11, 2021 at 7:24 PM EST
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LAUREL, Miss. (WDAM) - The Laurel Police Department arrested a man Wednesday accused of running a liquor store out of his home.

Ronald Fair, 53, was arrested after police executed the search warrant.
Ronald Fair, 53, was arrested after police executed the search warrant.(Jones County Jail)

Police executed a search warrant at 515 Arco Lane after narcotics officers conducted a controlled buy of hydrocodone from the home.

After entering the home, they discovered 320 bottles of liquor, two handguns and a small amount of hydrocodone.

Ronald Fair, 53, was taken into custody and charged with sale of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and sale of liquor without a license. He will make his initial appearance in Laurel Municipal Court on Friday.

Investigators have been in contact with Mississippi Alcoholic Beverage Control in reference with to the incident.

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