Arkansas State Police lieutenant arrested

Lt. Sedrick Reed

The FBI confirms they arrested Lieutenant Sedrick Reed Thursday afternoon.

Kim Brunell, FBI Special Agent, said Reed was arrested on drug charges, citing Statute 21-841. She could not provide any other details on the investigation at this time.

Brunell says Lamont Johnson was also arrested today on drug charges, but we're not sure what role he played in the alleged crime.

Reed is scheduled to appear in Federal Court, Friday at 2 PM.

Stay tuned to KATV for updates.