drug arrest marijuana 03 300CADIZ, Ky. (1/1/14) — Cadiz Police charged William Watkins, 65, of Cadiz, with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Sgt. Scott Brown was called to Save-on Drugs at about 1:50 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31 after an employee told him a man had dropped off three pill bottles to have a prescription filled with one of the pill bottles containing a small amount of marijuana inside. The other two bottles had marijuana residue inside of them.

All three pill bottles had the offender's name on the label. While conducting the investigation at the pharmacy, the suspect returned to get his filled prescription and was identified by employees.

He was cited to court on the charges.

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