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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.  

Booking photo of Markarios Kirkwood.