Arrest made in weed store robbery

May 26, 2023 — The Florence Police Dept has made an arrest in the Buds4U robbery that occurred on April 28.

On May 16 officers arrested 37-year-old Drew W. Smith of Mapleton for Robbery II and Aggravated Theft I. Smith was in custody at Lane County Adult Corrections on a Probation Violation when the new charges of robbery and theft were added.

This investigation is continuing and we ask anyone that has information concerning this case to contact Sgt Bailey or Officer Muir at 541-997-3515.