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Three drug-related arrests made on 8th Street

Published: 9:07 AM, 03/26/2013
 

Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk

NEWPORT-A call to investigate a father and his little boy allegedly shooting a BB gun at neighbors' houses led to three drug-related arrests, the Newport Police Department reported.

Patrolman Amy Gentry of the NPD said officers were dispatched to 412 8th St., in Newport, on Sunday, March 24 on a call of a little boy and his father allegedly shooting a BB gun at the neighbors' residences.

A lady that owns the residence invited officers to come in. A small child said his daddy was hiding in the residence, possibly in the attic, according to the report.

Officers knocked on a bedroom door in the residence, and Candi Leeper, 30, was allegedly lying in bed with her boyfriend. The room they were in smelled of marijuana, Gentry reported.

For more details, please see the Tuesday edition of the Newport Plain Talk.

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