Stolen gun with former governor’s name on it recovered during drug raid

gunJACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Jackson police are trying to find the owner of a pistol that is engraved with the name of former Gov. Kirk Fordice and what appears to be the state seal of Mississippi.

According to local media reports, the .40-caliber Glock pistol, along with an M4 assault rifle, a stolen .308 rifle, several rounds of ammunition, scales, about 2 pounds of marijuana, Ecstasy and more than $3,000 in cash were seized Friday at a southwest Jackson home.

Police say the raid is part of an ongoing investigation into drug trafficking.

Detectives arrested 39-year-old Delvin Lackey and 34-year-old Kimberly Madison. Madison is charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute. Lackey is facing drug and gun charges.

Both were being held in the city jail. It is not known if they have attorneys.