Bedford Man Arrested After Found With Syringe At Sheriff’s Department

(BEDFORD) – A Bedford man was arrested Wednesday afternoon on drug charges.

David Carroll

Lawrence County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 32-year-old David Carroll, of 10 Lake Court, on two counts of unlawful possession of a syringe and possession of meth.

According to a probable cause affidavit, on Wednesday an officer was notified by the jail staff at the Lawrence County Jail that there was a male in the front lobby of the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department who is wanted active Lawrence County arrest warrant.

Officers found Carroll in the lobby with a jail officer who had Carroll placed in handcuffs.

Officers arrived and did a pat-down and Carroll told the officer he had a syringe in his front pocket. Officers lifted Carroll’s shirt and found a syringe sticking out the top of David’s shorts.