On 09/21/2018 Sgt. Clanton initiated a traffic stop on CR 231 for a traffic violation. During the traffic stop, suspicions of drug use was suspected so a search of the occupants and vehicle was done. During the search Sgt. Clanton located marijuana on the passenger who was identified as Terri Andrews (Earle AR). While Sgt. Clanton was placing her under arrest Andrews pulled a plastic baggie from her pants and threw it under the bridge they were stopped on. After the baggie was recovered it contained 4.3 grams of methamphetamine. Andrews was transported to the Cross County Jail and she will receive a first appearance later today.
Possession of Schedule II Controlled Substance A.C.A. 5-64-419 (Class C Felony)
Tampering With Physical Evidence A.C.A. 5-53-111 (Class D Felony)
Possession of Schedule VI Controlled Substance A.C.A. 5-64-419 (Class A Misd.)
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia A.C.A. 5-64-443 (Class A Misd.)