Shane E. McClanahan

(Smith County Insider Press)—On November 19, 2018, Shane E. McClanahan (38, Lebanon) was arrested on drug charges after Smith County Sheriff’s Department Sergeant Kendra Grisham responded to a tip about an unconscious male in a vehicle on Enigma Road in Elmwood, Tennessee.

According to the police report, Sergeant Grisham observed McClanahan, who appeared to be asleep in his vehicle, when she arrived on the scene. Sergeant Grisham approached McClanahan, woke him up, and asked that he exit the vehicle.

During a search of the vehicle, a white oval tablet which was identified as Acetaminophen Hydrocodone (Lortab) and approximately 3.5 grams of a crystal like substance that tested positive for methamphetamine were found. Approximately 4 grams of marijuana, a “one hitter” pipe, and a set of digital scales were also found inside the vehicle.

Additionally, several weapons were located in the vehicle: a Smith and Wesson M7P shield 40 caliber handgun, a Savage 243 rifle, and a Thompson/Center 50 caliber muzzleloader.

McClanahan denied possession of the marijuana, methamphetamine, Lortab, and paraphernalia.

McClanahan was placed under arrest and transported to the Smith County Jail for booking.

McClanahan is charged with felony possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a Schedule II drug, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of a Schedule VI drug.