Concordia Police Department makes drug related arrest

Monday, August 19, 2019

At approximately 1:44 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, officers from the Concordia Police Department conducted a drug investigation at a residence located on the 1200 block of S. Bismark St. in Concordia. The investigation began due to officers observing marijuana plants growing in the back yard. Officers conducted a search of the house and found more drugs and drug processing equipment.

Marcus Baldwin, age 23, of Concordia, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Baldwin was booked, and then later released pending state charges.

Editorís note: Charges contained in reports provided by law enforcement officials are not evidence of guilt. Evidence supporting charges must be presented before a jury, whose duty is to determine if the accused is guilty or not guilty of the charges.

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