A Mexico man is in the Audrain County Jail after an arrest last (Thursday) night for possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute.
According to the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department they attempted to serve an arrest warrant for 33 year old James Anthony Mayweather Junior of Mexico around 4, at a motel in the 1000 block of East Liberty.
Deputies say they detected the odor of marijuana in Mayweather’s motel room and observed drug paraphernalia in plain view.
Deputies obtained and executed a search warrant and seized individually baggies of cocaine, metheampheatamine, marijuana, and over one thousand dollars.
Mayweather is facing multiple drug charges and remains in the Audrain County Jail.