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Felon found in possession of gun

On Sunday, Oxford police officers conducted a traffic stop on Pegues Road. While speaking to the driver and passenger, officers found that the passenger had a firearm inside his waistband.

After checking the passenger’s criminal history, officers found that David Andrew Adams, 24 of Grenada, was a convicted felon.

He was charged with possession of a weapon by a felon and taken to the Lafayette County Detention Center where he was booked on a $5,000 bond.