A Hopkinsville man was arrested on new charges related to alleged drug and gun possession at around 8:35 p.m. Thursday during warrant arrest on Evergreen Park Drive, according to a Hopkinsville Police Department report.

The report states officers arrived at a home in the area of the 600 block of Evergreen Park in an attempt to locate Jacobie A. Penman, 21, Hopkinsville, wanted on a Christian County warrant.

Officers made contact with Penman at the front door of the home and an odor of marijuana was emanating from the home, according to the report.

A short time later, police were reportedly able to secure a search warrant for the home, the report said.

Upon searching the home, officers allegedly located two partially smoked marijuana cigarettes, a glass jar with marijuana residue and two loaded handguns, which were reported stolen out of Oak Grove, the report stated.

Police also reportedly located a separate gun case for a SAR USA handgun, but officers were not able to locate the firearm, the report added.

Penman was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, tampering with physical evidence, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, receiving stolen property (firearm) and using restricted ammunition during a felony (no shots).

Penman was also served a warrant for failure to appear.

The following information was obtained through police, police reports or the Christian County Jail. Readers are reminded that a charge is only an accusation and everyone is entitled to the presumption of innocence until proven guilty in a court of law

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