Man arrested after K-9 search turns up drugs, gun

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Bibb County Sheriff’s deputies were patrolling Harrison Road Friday at 2 a.m. when they saw a suspicious person sitting in a Honda Civic at America’s Best Inn.

Deputies identified the man as 30-year-old Kartrell Rashawn Sirmons.

While talking to Sirmons, they noticed he had three phones. Then, deputies deployed K-9 deputy Stormi to search the vehicle where she found drugs.

Deputies also found the following: 

  • a mint tin with several pills in it
  • a black bag under the child safety seat with more pills
  • a pistol

Authorities determined that 31 pills were Ecstasy.

The charge

Deputies took Sirmons to the Bibb County Jail and charged him with the following: 

  • Possession of Schedule I or II Controlled Substance
  • Possession of Firearm During the Commission of a Felony
  • Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

He is being held without bond at this time.

Categories: Bibb County, Local News

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