Police: Convicted felon found with gun and drugs


LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ)- London Police say they went to serve a felony indictment warrant to 37-year-old Anthony Popejoy and found a gun and drugs.

They say he was found in the backroom of a home off of Middleground Way.

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Located beside him was a bag containing a Highpoint .380 handgun, a small bag containing methamphetamine, a baggie containing marijuana and a glass pip used to smoke methamphetamine, according to police.

According to authorities Popejoy was arrested at the scene and was charged with possession of firearm by convicted felon, first-degree possession of methamphetamine of the first offense, buying or possessing drug paraphernalia, and possession of marijuana.