On May 28, 2013 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tracy Bennett ,age 46, of Hoxie on charges of possession of a controlled substance (meth) and possession of drug paraphernalia. Hoxie Police Department assisted the Sheriff’s Office in the arrest.
Deputies received a tip from a concerned citizen that Bennett was using and selling meth from her residence in Hoxie. Deputies contacted Hoxie officers and went to the residence. The officers advised Bennett of why they were there. Bennett told the officers that they could look in her residence. Inside the residence the officers found meth and items used to ingest meth.
Bennett was placed under arrest and transported to the Lawrence County Jail to await a bond hearing.