HPD makes marijuana arrest

Henderson Police Chief K. L. Sidwell reports that members of the Henderson Police Department Narcotics Unit performed an investigation at the 600 block of Vance Street in Henderson, North Carolina.

During the investigation, consent was granted to search the individual. During that search, the individual attempted to flee on foot. He was quickly apprehended and detained. A search of the individual yielded a felonious amount of marijuana.

The individual listed below was charged and placed in Vance County Jail. The investigation is continuing and more arrests are pending.

Rayshun Kennedy, 26
132 Coghill Dickerson Lane
Henderson, NC
Charges: Felony possession of marijuana, Resisting, delaying, and obstructing an officer
Court date: July 20, 2009
Bond: $10,000