A Wirth man, Darren L. Break, has been charged with possession of firearms by a certain person and is in the Fulton County jail at Salem.
On Nov. 24 the Fulton County Sheriff's Office received a complaint that a man had passed out in his vehicle from intoxicants on Fire Tower Road near Hardy.
Fulton County Sheriff Walter Dillinger and Chief Deputy Paul Gene Martin responded with the assistance of officers with the Hardy Police Department. Officers found Break passed out in a red Dodge truck. They also discovered a firearm in the vehicle.
Break is a convicted felon from Missouri, having been convicted of a forgery charge.