Man arrested on drug charges after found parked at FOP Lodge

BEDFORD – A homeless man was arrested Tuesday after a Bedford Police officer located a gold Toyota Camry Solara parked under the awning behind the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #94. 

Arthur Johnson

The officer found 44-year-old Arthur Johnson in the driver’s seat. 

Arthur was told he was parked on private property and needed to move. The officer then noticed a glass smoking pipe on the center console.

The white residue in the pipe tested positive for meth.

Arthur was then detained. 

During a search of the vehicle, the officer found a vape containing a marijuana cartridge and a metal grinder with a small amount of marijuana inside. 

Johnson was arrested on charges of possession of meth, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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