LONOKE COUNTY, Ark. (KTHV) -- On the Monday around 1:30 pm, Lonoke County Sheriff's officials observed a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot located at Highway #38 and Dogwood Lane. Further investigation led to the locating and seizing of an estimated gram of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and a 45 automatic.
The driver was identified as 24 year old Corey Wade Owens of Jacksonville. Owens was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, possession of firearms, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving with a suspended license, and having a fictitious license plate.
Owens also had an outstanding arrest warrant from the Ward Police Department for Failure to appear.
Source: Lonoke Co. Sheriff's Dept.