Minden Police arrested a man after medical personnel contacted them reporting he had drugs on him.
Eric Smith Jr., 23, of the 1400 block of Lincoln Avenue, was arrested for possession of schedule I controlled dangerous substance (synthetic marijuana, second offense).
Police Chief Steve Cropper says around 11:40 a.m. Friday, officers were dispatched to Minden Medical Center and made contact with a nurse who reportedly told them Smith came to the emergency room and passed out.
“She found a green, leafy substance in his front, right pants pocket,” he said. “The nurse