Man arrested, guns and drugs found in wall - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

Man arrested, guns and drugs found in wall

Zachary Edge (Source Lawton Police Department) Zachary Edge (Source Lawton Police Department)

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) –A man was arrested for domestic abuse before police found a stolen gun and drugs hidden in a wall.

Zachary Edge’s girlfriend told police they were lying in bed Wednesday morning when she moved away because she was hot. She told police Edge grabbed her by her hair and pushed her head into the headboard, she said he then tried to grab her neck and choke her. Edge eventually left the home and his girlfriend called police.

Police found Edge about a mile away from the home and arrested him for domestic abuse. He was taken to the Lawton City Jail where his ankle monitor had to be removed by a Lawton bail bondsman. Police say Edge had a prior domestic abuse conviction in Comanche County.

Police searched the home and found five grams of marijuana and a digital scale on the dresser in the master bedroom. They also found a mason jar with about 42 grams of marijuana and a .40 caliber Smith and Wesson hidden in the wall. Police also found a stolen rifle in the garage.

Edge was arrested for assault and battery-domestic abuse, possession of drugs with the intent to distribute, receiving stolen property and using offensive weapons.

Copyright 2016 KSWO. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • 3 more arrests in Manchester; London tourist sites protected

    3 more arrests in Manchester; London tourist sites protected

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 7:46 AM EDT2017-05-24 11:46:25 GMT
    Wednesday, May 24 2017 7:46 AM EDT2017-05-24 11:46:25 GMT

    The government Tuesday night raised the threat to "critical", its highest level, following an emergency Cabinet session.

    The government Tuesday night raised the threat to "critical", its highest level, following an emergency Cabinet session.

  • 'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet

    'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 7:46 AM EDT2017-05-24 11:46:04 GMT
    Wednesday, May 24 2017 7:46 AM EDT2017-05-24 11:46:04 GMT

    The meeting could provide powerful imagery to Catholic voters back in the United States as well as the possibility for conflict between a president and a pope who have not often seen eye-to-eye.

    The meeting could provide powerful imagery to Catholic voters back in the United States as well as the possibility for conflict between a president and a pope who have not often seen eye-to-eye.

  • Cabinet members head to Capitol Hill to defend Trump budget

    Cabinet members head to Capitol Hill to defend Trump budget

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 7:45 AM EDT2017-05-24 11:45:00 GMT
    Wednesday, May 24 2017 7:45 AM EDT2017-05-24 11:45:00 GMT

    Trump on Tuesday released a 10-year budget plan containing jarring, politically unrealistic cuts to the social safety net and a broad swath of domestic programs.

    Trump on Tuesday released a 10-year budget plan containing jarring, politically unrealistic cuts to the social safety net and a broad swath of domestic programs.

Powered by Frankly