St. George man arrested on multiple drug charges

ST. GEORGE – On Saturday evening, St. George Police arrested a 35-year-old man on multiple drug charges at Fabulous Freddy’s Car Wash on South River Road.

Police received a call at around 5:20 p.m. that a man was illegally parked in a wheelchair-accessible parking space, and that he was “acting strangely” in the parking lot of Fabulous Freddy’s,  St. George Police Sgt. Sam Despain said.

When officers arrived, they found that the man, Shawneen Lashley, of St. George, appeared to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Police said that they discovered Lashley was in possession of both schedule I and IV prescription drugs, methamphetamine, and marijuana.

Lashley was arrested and charged with a variety of drug offenses, including possession and distribution. He was booked into the county jail where bail has been set at over $66,452.

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