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Man accused of trying to pay for carnival game with pot

3 years 3 months 6 days ago August 30, 2013 Aug 30, 2013 Friday, August 30 2013 August 30, 2013 11:15 AM in News
Source: Associated Press, KATC

MORGAN CITY - A 25-year-old Morgan City man is out on bond after he allegedly tried to pay to play a carnival game with marijuana.

KATC TV reported the incident allegedly took place Thursday at the Shrimp and Petroleum Festival fairgrounds in Morgan City.

Police say Antonio Marcus Campbell approached a carnival worker and offered him the marijuana. The worker declined the trade, saying he only accepted cash.

Police tracked down Campbell and arrested him. According to investigators, the found a baggie of marijuana in his pocket.

Campbell was booked with possession of marijuana and drug possession in a school zone.

IMAGE: KATC

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