A Mexico man is in the Callaway County Jail after being arrested for drug charges and failure to register as a sex offender.
Callaway County Sheriff’s Deputies report stopping 60 year old Samuel Tarrants for a traffic violation on State Road B, on Friday night.
During the stop deputies report finding methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia related to the sale of drugs.
Tarrants was arrested and it was later determined he is also a registered sex offender, and not in compliance with the sex offender registration requirements as set forth by state law.
A thirty thousand dollar bond has been set.