Where there's smoke, there's pot bust
Monday, March 11, 2013 11:17 AM
One man was arrested following a pot bust at a University Commons apartment over the weekend.
Joshua Gadagno, 20, of 1010 Grace St., Greenwood, was charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana and possession of a controlled substance in connection with the Friday night incident.
Officers patrolling the apartment complex along Grace Street found one of the apartment's residents, Curtis Walters, 20, standing in front of one of the buildings amid a haze of marijuana smoke.
According to a city police report, officers questioned the man and found 28.5 grams of a substance believed to be pot in his pants pocket. That suspect was cited for simple possession of marijuana.
Police then searched the man's apartment and found 70.7 grams of suspected marijuana in the other suspect's bedroom, along with several pills. Tracy Dodgen, 22, a third suspect at the apartment during the search, was cited for simple possession of marijuana, police records indicated.