Orange man arrested for possession of marijuana
An Orange man was arrested Sunday afternoon when he was found to be in possession of marijuana.
Jeffery Wayne Thibodeaux, 29, was arrested when Officer Robert Campbell responded to a report of a man with a gun in the 3700 block of Hemlock.
Officer Campbell was advised by dispatch that Thibodeaux was thought to be in possession of a firearm. A man matching Thibodeaux’s description was seen walking on 37th St St., and turning onto Lark St.
Officer Campbell pulled in behind Thibodeaux and stopped him on Lark St, and began a pat down for a gun. While conducting the search, a small white bag, containing a green leafy substance was found. No weapon was located.
Thibodeaux was placed into custody and transported to the Orange County Jail.