Two arrested in Jonesboro on drug charges after traffic stop

Achsah Hinton Provided by Jonesboro Police Department
Achsah Hinton Provided by Jonesboro Police Department

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Two people are arrested in Region 8 after police find marijuana in their car during a traffic stop.

According to the Jonesboro Police Department, Willie Norton Jr. and Achsah Hinton were arrested during a traffic stop at Belt and Patrick streets, after police found over one ounce of marijuana in the car.

Both are charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver (marijuana), and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Norton had his bond set at $15,000 and Hinton's bond was set at $7,500. Both are due back in court on August 31.

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