On 8/22/16 at approximately 7:45 A.M., a student was observed in a vehicle by a school official in the parking lot of Clinton High School and the student appeared to be smoking marijuana.
The school official
contacted the student and asked them accompany them into the building. The student did not comply but instead, drove off the premises.
school official notified the Clinton Police Department and the student’s
vehicle was stopped in the area of 3rd and Bodine Streets.
The student gave consent to a search of the vehicle.
The search yielded
an amount of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, a single shot 12 gauge
shotgun and ammunition. The student, 17 year old Jacob Smith, was
placed under arrest for possession of a controlled substance, possession
of drug paraphernalia, and unlawful use of a weapon/prohibited places.
Mr. Smith was transported to the Henry County Detention Center with a bond
amount of $1500.00
Clinton, Missouri Police Department