Wisconsin man arrested near Bassett
On June 30, 2020 The Mississippi County Sheriff's Office received a call in reference to a Markarios Kirkwood who had a Homicide warrant from the State of Wisconsin. Caller advised Mr. Kirkwood was hiding inside a residence in the Bassett area. Deputies responded to the area and located Mr. Kirkwood inside the residence. During the arrest, Deputies located a Charter Arms 38 revolver, a small amount of marijuana and 11.5 grams of crack cocaine. Mr. Kirkwood was then transported to the Mississippi County Detention Center where he was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Firearms by Certain Persons and Simultaneous Possession of Drugs and Firearm. Mr. Kirkwood will appear in Osceola District Court for a bond hearing. Wisconsin will extradite Mr. Kirkwood on the Homicide charges.