Man arrested at checkpoint after reportedly leaving work center

Man arrested at checkpoint after reportedly leaving work center

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Stephen Michael Mattox, 30 of Biloxi is backed behind bars after he was arrested at a checkpoint in Jackson County Saturday night.

Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said, Mattox left the Pascagoula Restitution Center Friday night.

However, he was found the next day as Jackson County Sheriff's deputies conducted a safety checkpoint at Saracennia Road near the Trent Lott Airport in Moss Point.

A hold on Mattox has been issued by MDOC for a probation violation. Mattox is being held at the Jackson County Adult Detention Center without bail for MDOC.

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