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Sharp Co. man arrested after police find guns, drugs, and stolen vehicle

SHARP COUNTY, AR (KAIT) –A Sharp County man faces several chargesafter police find drugs and a stolen utility vehicle during a search.

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and the Sharp CountySheriff's Office searched Thomas King's property at 743 Grange Road on Friday,May 17th.

Officers say they found marijuana, electronic blasting caps,firearms, and a 2013 John Deere Gator utility vehicle reported stolen fromWilliams Equipment in Batesville.

King has been charged with possession of drug paraphernalia,possession of a controlled substance, possession of firearms, theft byreceiving, and criminal acts involving explosives. 

King is being held at the Sharp County Jail.

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