Two Arrested in Carroll County During Traffic Stop

Two men are arrested and charged after a traffic stop in Carroll County.

This according to the Greenwood Commonwealth who reports 40- year old Wayne Douglas Evans and 61- year old Joe L. Griffin were taken into custody after a traffic stop on Mississippi 35 in North Carrollton Thursday.

Evans had an outstanding warrant from Oklahoma for aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer and possession of a controlled substance. Griffin, from Greenville, was charged with possession of marijuana and possession of a firearm by a felon. During the search of the car, deputies found multiple firearms and a bullet proof vest.

The two are being held at the Carroll Montgomery County Regional Correctional Facility.

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