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Marijuana bust in McDonald County

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NEWS RELEASE FROM THE MCDONALD COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

On 04-04-2014 the McDonald County Sheriff’s Office and the SW Missouri Drug Task Force served a search warrant on Rains Road just outside of Jane, MO. During the search warrant approximately 1 ½ pounds of Marijuana was located and was out and packaged and ready for distribution. The information that was obtained was that the person was distributing marijuana to teens and young adults. While executing the search warrant approximately 7 vehicles showed up and most of the occupants admitted to coming up there to get some marijuana. The occupants of the vehicles ranged from 15-23 years of age.

During the search warrant one arrest was made for Possession with the intent to distribute Marijuana, one arrest on a felony warrant for dangerous drugs out of Oklahoma, and two misdemeanor summons for drug paraphernalia issued.

The suspects formal charges are pending at this time.

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