TPD felony arrest report
Shawn Michael Marrs, 735 Hurd Street, was arrested on Dec. 20 by Det. Sgt. Jonathan Skaggs. He was charged with possession of controlled substance (meth), possession of drug paraphernalia, DWI drugs, driving without a license and careless and prohibited driving.
According to reports Det. Sgt. Skaggs, made a traffic stop on the suspects vehicle after observing the vehicle drive off the roadway. Marrs was then arrested for an outstanding warrant out of another department.
Det. Sgt. Skaggs then searched him and a small baggie containing a powder substance and a pair of hemostats were found on his person. Inside Marrs vehicle syringes were found.
He was given a $25,000 cash bond.
Billy L. Dye, 604 Melrose Apt. C, Jonesboro, was arrested on Dec. 21 by Det. Sgt. Skaggs and charged with felony violation of Arkansas hot check law.
Dye was arrested on a warrant after passing several hot checks to a local retailer.
He was given a $10,000 cash bond.
Both suspects were bound over to circuit court with Feb. 22 court appearance dates.