Police Department in conjunction with Jackson Police apprehended a
Jackson man earlier this afternoon, shortly after he allegedly robbed an
Old Canton liquor store. The man is believed to be connected to other
incidents in Ridgeland and surrounding jurisdictions.
Blessed Adams, 23, of Jackson has been arrested and charged with
strong armed robbery and simple assault after he pepper sprayed a clerk
at a liquor store and made off with money from the register at Old
Canton Liquor and Wine.