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Police arrest man attempting to hide pills

Anthony Shields (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Department) Anthony Shields (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Department)
WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) -

Walnut Ridge police arrested a man Saturday after he attempted to hide pills on a traffic stop. 

Officer Bubba Blackwood with the Walnut Ridge Police Department said he noticed Anthony Shields driving on a suspended license.

He then pulled Shields over and noticed him placing something in the glove box. 

Officer Blackwood asked to search his car and after Shields gave consent, he found Hydrocodone, Valium, and Xanax that he did not have prescriptions for.

Shields was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and fraudulent practices.

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