Southern IL man arrested at Tropicana Hotel on drug, weapons cha - 14 News, WFIE, Evansville, Henderson, Owensboro

Southern IL man arrested at Tropicana Hotel on drug, weapons charges

Posted: Updated:

Evansville Police arrested a 43-year-old man on weapon and drug charges during an investigation at the Tropicana Hotel Tuesday morning.

Officers were sent to the hotel on a tip that a person staying at the hotel had a warrant.  Officers located the wanted person, Joshua Fields, inside a room.  Officers say they saw narcotics paraphernalia and a loaded handgun, which belonged to Brandon Smith of Crossville, Illinois, a convicted felon.

They also found other items that were confiscated.

For the full story, click here.

 

Powered by WorldNow