A Starkville man is facing a single felony count of hindering prosecution after police say he refused to turn over evidence to investigators.

William B. Wright

William B. Wright

In a press release on Tuesday, the Starkville Police Department said 32-year-old William B. Wright was arrested last Thursday, May 2, when investigators were following up to retrieve a stolen firearm.

Wright was arrested after refusing to cooperate with police.

He was transported to the Oktibbeha County Jail and was released after his bond was set at $1,000.

According to Circuit Court records, Wright does not have any prior felony convictions on his record in Oktibbeha County.

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