Meridian Star

February 21, 2013

Wanted man considered ‘armed and dangerous’

from staff reports
The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —     The Meridian Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a man wanted on warrants for shooting into an occupied car and intimidation of a state witness, according to a press release.

    Outstanding warrants have been issued for the arrest of James Dennis Stevens, Jr., 22. Stevens is 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighs about 290 pounds and may be sporting a goatee, according to the press release.

    "This subject is considered armed and dangerous and authorities should be notified immediately of his whereabouts if contact is made," the press release states.

    No other information was immediately available.

    Anyone with information about Stevens is asked to call the Meridian Police Department at (601) 485-1893 or Crime Stoppers at (601) 485-1860.