Guns, swords discovered at convicted felon's home

Michael Lane Ward (Source: Lawrenceburg Police Department)
Michael Lane Ward (Source: Lawrenceburg Police Department)

LAWRENCE COUNTY, TN (WAFF) - The Lawrenceburg Police Department responded to the 300 block of Hoover Street in Lawrenceburg, TN in reference to complaints of a convicted felon in possession of firearms and drugs.

The Lawrenceburg Police, State Probation and Parole and DCS found Michael Lane Ward in possession of a .22 caliber Stevens Rifle, two .50 caliber Muzzle loaders, two lortab pills and numerous swards, spears and katanas following an investigation.

Ward was arrested for unlawful possession of a weapon and simple possession of drugs.

Ward will appear in Lawrence County Court on Feb. 5.

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