MPD Makes Drug ArrestsMar 15th, 2011 | By Submitted | Category: Crime, Front Page
According to the Madison Police Department:
On Thursday 03-10-11 at 1106 pm , Ptl. T. Johnson conducted a traffic stop a gold Ford p/u truck for a traffic infraction. Ptl. Johnson made contact with the driver and observed the odor of burnt marijauna coming fromm the vehicle. At this itme, the driver and passenger of the vehicle were asked to step out of the vehicle. A consensual search of the vehicle and passengers were conducted. Ptl. Johnson located 103 grams of marijuana during the search. At this time, passengers Kevin Bell and Alexa Beggs placed under arrest for Possession of marijuana with intent to sell and transported to the county jail.
On Sunday 03-13-11 at 652 am , Ptl. J. Smith conducted a traffic stop on a gold Buick Regal for a traffic infraction and displaying a tag not assigned to the vehicle. Ptl. Smith made contact with the driver of the vehicle James Hill and questioned him about the tag and asked for a driver license. During the questioning , Smith discovered that Hill had gave him a false name. At this time, Hill was paced under arrest for attaching tag not assigned and resisting arrest with out violence. Ptl. E. Gilbert arrived and began questioning the passenger Charlie Carter. Gilbert conducted a warrants check on Carter and discovered that Carter had active warrants out of Georgia. At this time, Carter was placed under arrest. During a pat down search of both subjects, Ptl. Gilbert and Smith located 5 small bags of marijuana on Hill’s person and a tylenol bottle containing 41 pieces of crack cocaine on Carter’s person. At this time both subjects were transported to the county jail. James Hill was charged with Possession of Marijauna with intent ot sell , attaching tag not assigned and resisting arrest with out violence. Charlie Carter was chearged with Possession of cocaine with intent to sell.