HOLMES COUNTY – A Marianna man is currently in custody awaiting extradition to Holmes County in a case of grand theft and dealing in stolen property.

An arrest warrant for Brandon Watson of Marianna was obtained by the Holmes County Sheriff’s Office in relation to a call deputies were dispatched to June 6 on Gavin Road.

Upon arrival it was determined that $5,000 worth of tools and equipment had been stolen and Watson was developed as a suspect.

In the days to come it was determined that Watson had an active warrant out of Jackson County. An address in Bay County where Mansfield was living was also obtained.

Bay County Sheriff’s Office was contacted and arrested Watson on the Jackson County warrant.

Later investigation determined Watson had pawned some of the stolen items in Chipley.

Watson is currently incarcerated at the Jackson County Jail.