Law enforcement officers from multiple entities cooperated together in a Jefferson City drug bust. The Missouri officers executed three search warrants simultaneously, and five individuals were arrested. Each individual is accused of criminal law offenses for allegedly committing drug-related crimes, but the specific charges that each person faces were not disclosed.
A Missouri Department of Corrections supervisor as well as an individual who was on probation were recently arrested on drug related charges. The authorities executed a search warrant on the second individual's property, and they allegedly found multiple types of drugs in various amounts. The two individuals have now been accused of possession of drugs and face unspecified charges.
The ex-principal of a Hannibal elementary school was recently arrested under accusations of drug crime, much to the shock of the community. The 33-year-old is a married father of one with another child on the way. Now, the Missouri man has been charged with possession of drugs with the intent to deliver for heroin.
A chiropractor was recently arrested in Cape Girardeau under accusations of drug crimes. Law enforcement officers in Missouri conducted a search on the man's property in 2014, but he has only recently been taken into police custody. The chiropractor now faces two counts of possession of drugs as well as one count of possession of paraphernalia.
After an investigation into suspected drug activity, two men were arrested in West Plains. A 22-year-old and a 24-year-old now face multiple accusations for possession of drugs as well as a maintaining a public nuisance charge. Each is likely focused on preparing a criminal defenses in advance of the cases heading to a Missouri courtroom soon.
After receiving a tip containing unspecified information, two individuals were arrested following a search of their residence. The Missouri authorities claim that they found substances that could be used to manufacture methamphetamine. A woman was arrested on an outstanding warrant, and a man was arrested for various charges, including possession of drugs with the intent to distribute.