Updated: Oct 17, 2017 – 11:06 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – When officers went to serve an active warrant on a Memphis woman, they said they found even more than they anticipated at her home.
Police said they had a warrant on Cherrie Bynum for failure to appear.
Officers met with Bynum’s boyfriend outside a home in the 1000 block of Dawn Friday.
They boyfriend told them Bynum was inside. Officers said they could see her through an open door sitting on the couch and watched her make a fast movement with her hands towards a small table.
Officers said Bynum put a pill bottle inside a drawer. Officers asked her what she put in the drawer, and they said she told them marijuana.
Bynum was placed into custody.
Police found a marijuana grinder with residue, a clear back with marijuana, a joint, and a pill bottle containing meth and 21 round pills with RD 70 on them.
The pills were identified as Morphine Sulfate, a schedule 2 narcotic.
In a back bedroom, police said they found an open box of clear plastic sandwich