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268 South 2nd Ave.
Piggott, Arkansas 72454

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12/06/2022

Drug Arrest

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Sheriff Terry Miller reports that on December 6, 2022, Deputies were dispatched to a male asleep behind the wheel of a truck on CR 478. Once on scene Deputies were able to make contact and check the welfare of the driver. The driver was then identified as 20-year-old Tyler Spray of Rector. Deputies could smell the odor of Marijuana coming from the truck and there was a 9mm handgun visible between the driver's seat and the middle console. A search of the vehicle was then done, and deputies located 263.2 grams of Marijuana, 4.9 grams of a schedule 2 substance, a set of digital scales, numerous plastic baggies, and other items of drug paraphernalia. Mr. Spray was taken into custody and transported to the Greene County Detention Center and is currently awaiting a bond hearing. 

Mr. Spray was charged with:

Possession of a Schedule 6 controlled substance with the purpose to deliver.

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia with intent to manufacture

Possession of a Schedule 2 controlled substance with the purpose to deliver

Simultaneous Possession of Drugs and Firearms. 

Misdemeanor Drug Paraphernalia