Texarkana man arrested for possession


    Howard County Sheriff
    Howard County Deputy Sheriff and K9 handler, Travis Turner stopped a ford truck on State Highway 27 between Nashville and Mineral Springs at approximately 11:30 p.m. on Feb. 11.
    The truck was driven by William Sackett, 47, of Texarkana, AR. Turner gained information during the stop that led to Turner searching the truck.
    Turner found approximately three and a half grams (commonly known as an 8 ball of methamphetamine) of suspected methamphetamine inside the truck.
    Deputy Tim Bowlin assisted Turner on the stop and they arrested Sackett for Possession of Controlled Substance, Methamphetamine. Deputy Bowlin transported Sackett to jail and his bond was set at $10,000 Friday afternoon. Sackett was released on bond Friday.
    -Terrica Hendrix also contributed to this story.

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