A Calvert Street criminal trespass complaint resultedin a felony controlled substance arrest Friday afternoon, according to arrest reports.
Sulphur Springs Police Officer Camerson Robinson responded just after 3 p.m. June 4 in the 700 block of Calvert Street in an attempt to locate and serve a criminal trespass warning to a male that’d reportedly been trespassing in vacant apartments. While investigating the criminal trespass complaint, Robinson came into contact with Eric Maurece Cuba. Robinson reported feeling what he suspected to be a glass pipe of the kind commonly used for smoking methamphetmine while patting down the 40-year-old Clarksville man to check him for weapons, the officer alleged in arrest reports.
Robinson had the man removed the object from his pocket then placed him into custody. Cuba also allegedly admitted he had methamphetamine in his left sock. A baggy containing a white crystal-like substance was reportedly taken out of Cuba’s sock. The man was arrested for possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 1 controlled substance. A drug-free zone was added because the man was within 1,000 feet of a school campus, Robinson noted in arrst reports.
Cuba remained in Hopkins County jail Saturday, June 5, 2021, on the third-degree felony controlled substance in a drug-free zone charge, according to jail reports.
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