Princeton woman arrested on drug paraphernalia charge and an outstanding warrant

On October 5, 2018, at 12:17 p.m. Gibson County Sgt. Bruce Vanoven went to a residence in the 200 block of North 9th Street in Princeton to serve a felony warrant on Maranda J. Sloan age 23 of Princeton. Ms. Sloan had an outstanding Felony Warrant for Failure to Return to Lawful detention (Work Release.) Upon locating Ms. Sloan Sgt. Vanoven detected the odor of burnt Marijuana in the residence and began an investigation into the odor. At the conclusion of his investigation Ms. Sloan was taken into custody and transported to the Gibson County Jail. Upon arriving at the Jail Ms. Sloan was arrested on the outstanding warrant and faces a new charge of Possession of Paraphernalia. Ms. Sloan is being held without bond.

Assisting Sgt. Vanoven in his investigation was Princeton Officer Jason Swan.

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