Five people were arrested after the East Central Drug Task Force executed a search warrant in the 9200 block of Audrain Road 435, northeast of Mexico, last night. [Monday]
According to a release, investigators located and seized Methamphetamine, synthetic cannabinoids, Fentanyl, multiple items of drug paraphernalia used in the distribution and use of controlled substances and two firearms.
Officers arrested 49 year old John Meek of Benton City on charges of unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful use of a firearm, three counts of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, 44 year old Tricia Rene Forrest of Benton City for three counts of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, 22 year old Robert Allen Meek of Mexico for three counts of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia ,31 year old Bobby Joe Wasson of Mexico for possession of synthetic cannabinoids and possession of drug paraphernalia and 57 year old Billy Ray Rodenbaugh of Rush Hill for possession of a controlled substance.
According to the Audrain County Sheriff’s Office, all of the suspects were transported and released on a summons to appear in court, except John Meek who was granted conditional release today. [Tuesday]