Oolitic Man Arrested After Police Find Pills In His Pocket

(BEDFORD) – An Oolitic man was arrested Sunday after Bedford Police officers were called to the Dollar General Store on Mitchell Road after a report of a possible theft at 4:20 p.m.

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Police arrested 47-year-old David Byford on charges of possession of a Schedule II and IV controlled substance.
“While speaking to Mr. Byford he consented to a search,” says Chief Terry Moore. “Officers located two different types of pills in his pants pockets, which he did not have a prescription for.”