On October 17, 2012 Christopher Edwardes, W/M 41yoa, of Texarkana, Arkansas was arrested on multiple charges after the Texarkana Arkansas Police department conducted an investigation into several recent vandalisms that occurred at a local business. All incidents reported to police were similar in that they all occurred during the late hours of night and involved a subject shooting out the window glass of a local business. After receiving the information about the vandalism Sgt. Ed Chattaway and Officer Jeff Savage began conducting an investigation. When information they obtained was combined it led to the identification and arrest of Edwardes yesterday evening. A search warrant executed inside Edwardes residence revealed several marijuana plants, methamphetamines, and drug paraphernalia.
Edwardes was charged with terroristic act, possession of a controlled substance – methamphetamines, manufacture of a controlled substance – marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department at 903-798-3154 or Texarkana area CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP.
Thank you and you can visit the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department online at http://www.txkusa.org/arkpolice.
Officer Kristi Mitchell
Public Information Officer
903-798-3187 (office) 903-824-4199 (cell)