After several weeks of investigation, search warrants were obtained and executed. Prior to executing the search warrant and while conducting surveillance on the residence Arthur Ray Elkins Jr. (23 years old) was observed leaving the residence in a vehicle. He was stopped a short distance from the residence. He had approximately 1 ounce of marijuana packaged for sale.
A search of the residence turned up an additional 1.5 pounds of marijuana. Arthur Ray Elkins was arrested and charged with 2 counts of possession with intent to deliver marijuana. Arthur Ray Elkins Jr was charged with 1 count of possession with intent to deliver Marijuana.
As is always the case in criminal matters, the charges against Arthur Elkins, Sr., and Arthur Elkins, Jr. are merely accusations. Each is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.
Cpl. B. D. Humphreys