On July 14, 2013 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office attested Harthoner Goforth, age 27 of Paragould and Stephanie Speaks, age 29 of Powhatan on charges of possession of a controlled substance (meth) and possession of drug paraphernalia. The arrest comes from a concerned citizen calling and reporting that she suspected some folks staying at her house were using drugs. Lawrence County Deputies went to a residence in Powhatan and with the home owner’s consent searched the residence. Deputies found items used to consume meth and meth. Both subjects were placed under arrest and transported to the Lawrence County Jail to await bond hearings.
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