Police report pot found with driver
Little Rock police found a pound of marijuana in a man’s vehicle during a traffic stop Saturday, according to an arrest report.
Ralph Riddle, 46, was charged with felony possession of marijuana.
Police said officers were driving behind Riddle in the area of Gum Springs Road and Mabelvale Pike and could smell “a very strong odor of marijuana” coming from his vehicle.
The smell reportedly became stronger once officers stopped Riddle and approached his vehicle.
Police found about a pound of “high grade” marijuana in a pillowcase in the front passenger seat, according to the report.
Riddle of Little Rock was being held in the Pulaski County jail late Saturday.
Man tells officers of $300 robbery
A 69-year-old homeless man told Little Rock police he was robbed of cash early Friday while walking downtown.
Officers responded around 2:15 a.m. to 310 E. Capitol Ave. in reference to a robbery of an individual, according to a report.
While walking about six blocks west of River Cities Travel Center, the victim was approached by a male assailant, he told officers.
The robber reportedly said “Give me your money” before taking about $300 from the victim and fleeing the scene.
Additional information regarding the robber was not immediately available. The victim told police he could not provide a physical description.
Metro on 07/09/2017
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