Deputies, ASP, DTF arrest man after search - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Deputies, ASP, DTF arrest man after search

(Source: Lawrence County Jail via Vinelink) (Source: Lawrence County Jail via Vinelink)
WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) -

Deputies arrested a man Thursday after they found drugs and a weapon during a search, Lawrence County Sheriff's Investigator Jaime White said. 

George R. Scales, 39, of Ravenden was arrested after authorities conducted a search warrant at the home on North Betty St. in Ravenden, White said. 

Authorities found a quarter of an ounce of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and a gun during the search.

In addition to Lawrence County deputies, the Arkansas State Police and the 3rd Judicial District Drug Task Force helped with serving the warrant. 

Scales was in the Lawrence County jail Thursday awaiting a probable cause hearing. 

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