Officers from both the Walnut Ridge Police Department and the Lawrence County Sheriffâ€™s Office made a joint arrest on Thursday of Markus David Ellison of Walnut Ridge charging him with Possession Of A Controlled Substance with intent to deliver.
The arrest was made with the assistance of the Arkansas Department of Probation and Parole. Tips from a concerned citizen led to a search of Markus David Ellisonâ€™s residence which officers discovered 4 ounces of Marijuana.
Markus David Ellison was booked into the Lawrence County Jail, a bond hearing has yet to be set. For more information on the Walnut Ridge Police Department, visit www.cityofwalnutridge.com. For more information on the Lawrence County Sheriffâ€™s Office, visit their site at www.lawrencecountysheriffsoffice.com .