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Alleged: Parolee Absconder With Vehicle Expired Tags And A Valid Meth Pipe; Felony Arrest – HOT SPRINGS


Posted by Arkansas 911 News Chief Editor Paul Maddox

All suspects are presumed innocent until determined guilty in court.

Hot Springs Police Officer S. Jones reports that he went to assist Sergeant Williams on June 8, 2021, around 2AM, with a traffic stop at Waffle House North.

Sgt, Williams stopped the 2002 GMC truck for expired tags that were assigned to a brown GMC truck.  The vehicle also had a cracked windshield.

Contact was made with the driver, Shane Allen Magby, 41, of Smokey Place in Garland County.  Mr. Magby’s pertinents were checked through the police computer.  The check revealed that his driver’s license was in suspended status and he was a parole absconder.  He had a search waiver on file as a condition of his parole.

Parolee Shane Allen Magby, 41, of Smokey Place in Garland County – Allegedly driving around Hot Springs with expired tags, a cracked windshield, search waiver and a meth pipe…while on parole.

Parolee Magby was arrested.  He and the vehicle were searched.  Officers located a used meth pipe with residue within the reach of Parolee Magby’s seating position in the vehicle.

Parolee Magby was transported to the Garland County Detention Center for processing.  He is charged with Felony Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia and Driving On A Suspended Driver’s License with bond set at $3,000.