Traffic Violation Stop Results in a Drug Arrest Near Hoxie

TIFFANY COYOn October 1, 2013 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office along with the Hoxie Police Department

arrested Tiffany Coy , age 32 of Jonesboro on charges of possession of a controlled substance (meth),

possession of a controlled substance (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Coy was stopped for a traffic violation near Hoxie. Officers noticed a strong odor of marijuana coming from the

vehicle as they spoke with Coy. Officers then asked for consent to search the vehicle. Inside the vehicle

officers found meth, marijuana and items used to consume drugs.

Coy was placed under arrest and transported to the Lawrence County Jail to await a bond hearing.

For more information on the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office …http://www.lawrencecountysheriffsoffice.com