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Alleged: GCSO K-9 “ATON” Strikes Again; Felony Arrest – GARLAND COUNTY

Posted by Arkansas 911 News Chief Editor Paul Maddox

All suspects are presumed innocent until determined guilty in court.

Garland County Sheriff’s Patrol Deputy Wagner reports that he was on patrol in the area of Bull Bayou Hill last night when he found a vehicle that did not signal before executing a turn onto the highway.  He stopped the car at the Valero Station.

Dep. Wagner made contact with the driver, Dacquiri Roush, 31 of Dogwood Street in Hot Springs.  During The contact, Ms. Roush said that a meth pipe was in the glovebox. The residue festooned glass meth pipe was retrieved and placed into evidence.

Other deputies including GCSO K-9 Sergeant Kellar and “Aton” arrived to assist.  Sgt. Kellar sent Aton for a sniff of the vehicle.  Aton told Sgt. Kellar that dope was inside the car.  Deputies searched the car and found a baggie in the center console.  The baggie contained 2 grams of meth.  Also located in the vehicle were a second glass meth pipe and a set of digital scales.

Dacquiri Roush, 31 of Dogwood Street in Hot Springs – allegedly driving around with meth, meth pipes and digital scales.

A male in the vehicle at the time of the stop was detained for a short period.  He was soon released at the scene and walked away.

Ms. Roush was arrested and transported to the Garland County Detention Center for processing.  She is charged with Felony Possession Of A Controlled Substance With Intent To Deliver and Felony Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia x2 with a bond amount totaling $13,500