Police: Hoxie woman caught with meth after citizen tip

Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Office
Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Office

LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A Hoxie woman is booked for methafter police receive tip.

On Tuesday, a concerned citizen contacted Lawrence County Deputiesabout 42-year-old Tracy Bennett. The informant told police that Bennett wasselling and using methamphetamine in her home.

Lawrence County deputies, along with the Hoxie Police Departmentwent to Bennett's home. Police say she gave officers permission to search herhome.

Police say they found meth and items used to ingest the substance.

Bennett was charged with possession of a controlled substance andpossession of drug paraphernalia.

She is being held at the Lawrence County Jail to await bondhearing.

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