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Simultaneous Possession Of Drugs & Guns And A Baby at 3AM – GARLAND COUNTY

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Garland County Sheriff’s Patrol Sergeant Kellar was on patrol in the 17oo Block of Marion Anderson Road Thursday Morning around 3AM when he allegedly saw 2 suspicious vehicles parked underneath a “no trespassing” sign on private property.  And at the same time, he allegedly smelled marijuana burning.

Sgt. Kellar pulled over to say “hi”.  When he made contact with the 3 adults and an infant that were present, 1 of the suspect’s front pants pocket allegedly had smoke coming out of it.  All 4 of the people were detained for further investigation.

Other GCSO Deputies arrived quickly to assist.  By then, Sgt. Kellar had allegedly discovered a total of 4 guns and a felony amount of drugs at the scene.  Some of the drugs allegedly appeared to be packaged for sale.  Among the alleged drugs located were: a mason jar full of high quality marijuana, other marijuana in several tiny packages, mushrooms, hashish and a white powdery substance in a tiny baggie.  Over $1,000 cash was also confiscated.

Robert Alan Golden, 30 – charged with a slew of drug related crimes

Ultimately, Robert Alan Golden, 33, was arrested and charged with Possession Of A Controlled Substance x3, Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia x4, Simultaneous Possession Of Drugs And Firearms and Unauthorized Use Of Another Person’s Property To Facilitate A Crime with a bond amount totaling $24,500 with a no bond hold for the Simultaneous charge.  The car that Mr. Golden was in was towed by Ernie’s Wrecker Service and a DTF hold was placed on the vehicle.

The other 2 adults (a male and a female) and the infant were allowed to leave with a very strong warning.  Sergeant Kellar allowed a friend of theirs to come to the scene and pick up the vehicle that these 3 were in.

Less than 24 hours later, Sgt. Kellar allegedly spotted this warned male operating a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license.  He stopped the male, Charles Dale Weatherford, at the Adcock Road EZ Mart.  CLICK HERE to see how that episode ended.