Three people arrested following a search warrant issued at a house in Mexico on Thursday.
According to the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department they received information on the whereabouts of a wanted Illinois fugitive.
42 year old Jason K. Sprague of Mexico was wanted in Pike County, Illinois for failing to appear for felony drug violations, unlawful possession of firearms and aggravated assault.
A search warrant was obtained and Sprague was found inside of a residence in the 300 block of East Liberty Street.
2 others were arrested, that included 32 year old Amanda K. Sprague of Granite City Illinois, who was wanted for felony drug violations.
54 year old Marty R. Anderson of Mexico had an Audrain County warrant out for arrest for felony domestic assault.
During the search officers say they also found a stolen 9mm handgun along with methamphetamine and numerous drug paraphernalia.