A tip from the public led Hopkinsville Police to make a drug trafficking arrest on Short St. Friday afternoon.
The arrest card for 36-year old Shawanna Crump of Hopkinsville says officers were told that marijuana was being sold out of Ms. Crump’s apartment at 1402 Short St.
Police took a K9 unit to the address and the dog alerted on Ms. Crump’s apartment door. The suspect reportedly gave police permission to search her residence and officers say they found a small amount of marijuana, several plastic baggies with the corners cut off and other paraphernalia.
Officers also found a handgun under Ms. Crump’s bathroom sink. She was arrested and charged with trafficking in marijuana, enhanced by the firearm.