TEXARKANA, Ark. (KTAL/KMSS) Two Texarkana men – one elderly, the other middle-aged – are behind bars on narcotics and firearms charges, according to Texarkana Arkansas Police.
Charles Martin, 74, and Chester Brunson, 45, were arrested Friday and charged with possession of a controlled substance and simultaneous possession of firearms and narcotics.
Additionally, Brunson was charged with felon in possession of a firearm.
At 8:40 Friday morning, TAPD Cpl. John VanMeter and Officer Dakota Easley responded to a disturbance in the 2300 block of East 13th Street.
In the course of their investigation, the officers observed illegal narcotics in plain view.
They contacted the Bi-State Narcotics Task Force was contacted and continued the investigation. After obtaining and executing a search warrant, officers located 11 firearms and over a pound of Marijuana.