Sheldon Police Department

SHELDON—Two Sheldon residents were arrested about 7:50 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, on charges of first-offense possession of a controlled substance — marijuana.

The Sheldon Police Department reported receiving a call from the landlord of 512 Ninth St., where someone had complained about smelling the odor of burned marijuana in the hallway and throughout the building.

The landlord traced the smell to apartment No. 2, which the responding officer confirmed.

Police were allowed to search the apartment and found two bags of marijuana in the bedroom.

The apartment resident, 24-year-old Zane Wesley Kirkwood, was arrested as was 19-year-old Brooklyn Sierra Zeman, who was visiting.