BENTON, Ark. (KTHV) - Illegal weapons and controlled substances were found during a traffic stop in Benton.
Lt. Kevin Russell said that Frankie Glover, 31, and Franklin Hill, 23, were arrested after an officer pulled them over for displaying a stolen license plate in the area of Sevier St. and the south service road of I-30 on June 4 just after midnight.
Russell said illegal weapons were found, including a firearm with a serial number that had been filed off. Hill was also found to be in possession of Methamphetamine.
Hill was charged with Possession of a Defaced Firearm, Possession of Firearm by Certain Persons, Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Simultaneous Possession of Drugs and a Firearm. Glover was charged with Theft by Receiving, Carrying a Weapon, and Possession of a Defaced Firearm. Both men were taken to the Saline County Detention Facility.
Russell said additional charges could be possible as the investigation continues.