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Region 8 man arrested on drug charges

Mitchell Allen Nicholas (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff) Mitchell Allen Nicholas (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff)

LAWERENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - An Alicia man has been arrested after Lawrence County authorities find him in possession of a controlled substance, meth, and drug paraphernalia.

Lawrence County Sheriff Jody Dotson says police went to a residence to serve a warrant on another suspect but while inside the home noticed syringes and spoons, as well as what appeared to be meth residue.

When asked about the items Mitchell Allen Nicholas admitted that he had used the items to "shoot up with." The deputy also noticed several corner baggies with powder residue and one still with white powder in it.

Nicholas was arrested and taken to the Lawrence County Jail where he is awaiting a bond hearing.

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