Published on September 27th, 2022 | by Lafayette County Sheriff0
Miami, Florida Man Arrested in Oxford for Stolen Firearm After Travelling Wrong Way on Highway 6
On Sunday, September 25, 2022, Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a vehicle traveling the wrong way on Highway 6 East. The vehicle was traveling west in the east bound lane. Deputies were able to make contact with the vehicle, and safely pulled the vehicle over.
Upon further investigation by Deputies, a stolen firearm was located in the vehicle. Yoshua Ahmed, 25 years old of Miami, Florida, was arrested and transported to the Lafayette County Detention Center for possession of a stolen firearm.
Investigators began an investigation and determined that Ahmed is also a convicted felon from the State of Florida. Ahmed was formally charged with one count of Possession of a Stolen Firearm and one count of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.
Ahmed was issued a $15,000.00 bond, set by a Justice Court Judge and is currently being held in the Lafayette County Detention Center.