Stolen vehicle recovered and one arrested in George County

On Monday, George County sheriffs were given information about a possible stolen vehicle on Highway 98.

Deputies found a vehicle matching the description of a car reported stolen in Jackson County the week before. Deputies tried to perform a traffic stop, but the driver did not stop, with a pursuit ending in Greene County.

The driver was identified as Jessica Emery of Lucedale. She was booked into George County Regional Correctional Facility and charged with one count of resisting arrest and one count of receiving stolen property.

Emery also had a prior failure to yield charge and an MDOC parole violation.

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