03/23/2011 Bee Branch man arrested on drug charges.
From the desk of Sheriff Scott Bradley
On March 23, 2011 Curtis Hammer was arrested at his home in Bee Branch. A visit by the Arkansas Dept. of Probation and Patrol along with Deputies with the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department and the 20th Judicial Drug Task force revealed evidence of the construction of a pipe bomb along with several drug related charges.
Curtis Hammer, 47 is charged with: Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana. The explosives charges are still under investigation by the Sheriff’s Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.