Mexico Man Arrested On Drug Related Charges After Search Warrant Served On East Orange Street

A Mexico man is in the Audrain County jail after an arrest yesterday (Thursday) afternoon.

The East Central Drug Task Force, assisted by the Audrain County Sheriff’s Office and Mexico Department of Public Safety executed a search warrant in the 400 block of East Orange Street in Mexico.

During the search authorities say they found a distribution amount of methamphetamine, a firearm, stolen property and over $4,500 in cash.

37 year old Joseph L. Lovell was arrested.

Formal charges are pending.