Police: man arrested for stashing pot outside probation office

Travarius Baxter (Source: Hopkins Co. Jail)
Travarius Baxter (Source: Hopkins Co. Jail)

MADISONVILLE, KY (WFIE) - He may not have picked the best place to stash his pot.

Madisonville police say they received a complaint that a man was placing marijuana in a flower pot in front of the probation and parole office.

Police say 26-year-old Travarius Baxter went into the office knowing he could possibly be searched, so he hid the marijuana before his visit.

Detectives did find a small bag of marijuana in the flower pot.

Baxter was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana and tampering with physical evidence.

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