KETR Local
5:56 am
Wed March 10, 2010

Commerce man found in possession of drugs


Commerce – A Commerce man, arrested on an outstanding warrant out of Hopkins County, was also found in possession of marijuana.

The unidentified subject was stopped while driving in the 400 block of MLK Street.

Upon taking the man into custody on the warrant, officers found a small plastic baggie containing marijuana, nine unknown pills believed to be a prescribed medication and an undetermined large amount of cash on him. Officers also found an additional 6 bags containing marijuana.

Additional charges may be filed, as the prescription drugs may not belong to the subject.