Ecru Police arrest three on drug charges

David Helms Pontotoc Progress Ecru Police Chief Jake Chisholm reported three Pontotoc County men were arrested last week on drug charges. In the first arrest, Julious Judon, 27 , of Cairo Loop, was arrested on Wednesday (Oct. 23) and charged with possession of crack cocaine with intent to sell, Chief Chisholm said. Bond for Judon was set at $10,000, he said. In a second arrest, Chisholm said that Javonnis Garmon, 19 , of Highway 15 North, and Ethan Tallant, 21, of Friendship Road, were arrested last Thursday (Oct. 24) and both charged with possession of marijuana with intent to sell. Approximately 80 grams of marijuana was confiscated during the arrest, which stemmed from a traffic violation stop on Main Street, Chisholm said. On Friday, both suspects were awaiting a bond hearing.